Help for GPs treating Veterans

28 Jan 2016

Ever had trouble laying your hands on that DVA phone number, form or list of services? GPs who treat veterans might be interested in the DVA’s Information for Medical Practitioners' Package. As well as providing PowerPoint presentations that cover veteran eligibility, DVA fee schedules, DVA programs, services provided, and claiming information, a very handy list of DVA links for medical practitioners is also available. This can be accessed from the DVA website (www.dva.gov.au) by clicking on Providers and then Doctors. This page also provides quick access to the D0904 form that doctors use when making requests or referrals. Quick links on the left hand side of the web page will also direct GPs to a range of information including on:

AMA Member GPs also have quick access to the most relevant DVA forms via the GP Desktop (under Forms) on the Doctorportal website