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IPTAAS

Phone/email based service

Phone: 1800 478 227 (IPTAAS)

Fax: 02 8797 6543

Mail: Locked Bag 5270, Parramatta NSW 2124

Email:

Web: www.enable.health.nsw.gov.au/services/iptaas

Description: Transport for Health-IPTAAS is a transport and accommodation subsidy scheme that assists people in isolated and rural communities to gain access to specialist medical treatment not available in their own area. To be eligible you must be an Australian Citizen/permanent resident residing in NSW or Lord Howe Island, Live more than 100 km one way from the nearest treating specialist or your combined trips to and from the specialist exceeds 200km/week, require specialist treatment that is not available locally and not be eligible for any other government travel assistance schemes.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

Fees: Contact for details

Referral: General Practitioner and Medical Specialist referral is necessary

Transport: Private or public

Area Served: NSW

Keywords: Older People; People with a Disability; Transport Concessions; Government Financial Assistance; Phone or Web Information Services; Children and Families

Alternative Names: Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme

Parent Organisation: Murrumbidgee Local Health District/ Southern NSW Local Health District

© IDEAS [39395] Last Full Review: 20Aug18

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