Statewide Equipment Program

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No out of pocket expenses*

Along with our "No out of pocket expenses"*, you will be entitled to all of these benefits:

  • We will help you take care of all the paperwork and administrative work
  • You're free to choose your own specialist for treatment or care in hospital
  • You'll enjoy preferential access to a single room, if a room is available
  • Enjoy a greater range of menu and beverage options
  • A free daily newspaper
  • A free phone card
  • Our staff are available to you for advice and answers, and can be contacted by calling 5320 4214 or 0427 574 690.
*Exclusions to "No out of pocket expenses". Please note that there may be private patients who need an MRI. This equipment is not owned and operated by Ballarat Health Services; this means that there will be an added expense if an MRI is required. A small pharmacy fee is paid by all patients for discharge medication.


Private patient frequently asked questions