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Compensable patients

If you are entitled to, or may be entitled to compensation, damages or other benefits in respect of the injury, illness or disease for which you are receiving hospital care and medical treatment, all fees and charges may be met by your compensation. This includes, for example the Accident Compensation Act 1985, (Vic), Transport Accident Act 1986 (Vic), Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 (Cth), or a claim for damages at Common Law.