Your consent is required to collect personal information about you in order to provide the best possible care.
We therefore need your full medical history, previous diagnoses, and treatment and investigations to date.
We also require details about you to allow for billing with Medicare and the Health Insurance Commission.
We will also be required to disclose to others such as your General Practitioner, Specialists, and other treating health professionals various aspects relating to your care including results of medical tests, reports or details of your operative procedure and recovery phase.
We will also be required to provide relevant information relating to your assessment and care to the relevant health insurance or worker’s compensation officer involved in your case.
Your consent is also required for the collection of various data to be used for quality improvement activities. You may be asked to consent in writing to your data being used for ongoing research purposes.