Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)
Who is eligible? The Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) will pay for your physiotherapy services, upon a referral from your GP or specialist, provided you have one of the following:
a) GOLD CARD (Repatriation Health Card – For All Conditions) or
b) WHITE CARD (Repatriation Health Card – For Specific Conditions)
How many services can I have? There is no limit to the number of physiotherapy sessions you can access, provided it is clinically necessary.
Do I need to pay? No. i Physio Perth bill DVA directly. You will be required to sign a service voucher at the end of each visit, of which you will receive a copy.
Do I need prior approval from DVA before I attend my first visit? No. As long as you have a referral from your Doctor or specialist, and a White or Gold card, all you have to do is call i Physio Perth and make an appointment.
If you are unsure and require further information you can contact DVA on 133 254