Norvic International Hospital

24 HRS Hotline
+977-01-4258554 +977-01-4218230
Emergency
+977-01-4101600
 
Appointments
+977-01-4258554  Ext : 1031 / 1030
 

Visa Screening

Visa Screening
IMMIGRATION MEDICAL EXAMINATION – AUSTRALIA

OUR PANEL PHYSICIANS:
Dr.  Anil Pahari                            MBBS MD MRCP MRCGP
Dr.  Bandana Pandey                   MBBS MD

HOW TO CONTACT US
•    Telephone: 01-4258554   Extension :1035
•    Mail:   visamed@norvichospital.com ( Kindly note that we cannot book appoinments via email / Online.)
HOW DO I BOOK AN APPOINTMENT?
•    Please call on 01-4258554 / 01-4252922 Ext : 1031,1030
•    Please avoid booking an appointment during Menstrual Period (Day 1-Day 6) as this may affect the urine test.
OPENING HOURS
•    Our department is open from 9:30 am until 4 pm for new clients.
•    For follow up kindly visit us between 4 pm to 5 pm.

WHAT DO I HAVE TO BRING ON THE DAY OF APPOINTMENT?
•    E-medical generated referral letter which has your HAP ID.
•    Original passport.
•    Spectacle if you were one.
•    List of the current prescription of your medication/medical records of major operations or illness.
•    Copies of passport, Photos are not required.

WHERE DO I GO ONCE AT NORVIC INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL (NIH)?
•    Please proceed to room no : 1015
•    Australian / New Zealand medical Examination centre.

WHAT IS THE FEE STRUCTURE? 

 
ITEM  E-MEDICAL  REQUIREMENT CODE   FEE 
NRS
 EXAMPLE APPLICANT
CHEST X-RAY
 502
 2939 WITH IOM TB FEES  AND TAX
WORKING HOLIDAY MAKER
MEDICAL EXAMINATION WITHOUT URINE AND X-RAY
501
 3026 WITH TAX
 CHILDREN BELOW 5 YEARS
MEDICAL EXAMINATION WITH URINE BUT WITHOUT X-RAY
 501
 3210 WITH TAX
CHILDREN ABOVE 5 YEARS AND  BELOW 11 YEARS, MIGRANT, ELDERLY  VISITOR
CHEST X-RAY + MEDICAL
 501+502
 5150  WITH IOM TB  FEES AND TAX
STUDENT(NON-HEALTHCARE), VISITOR
ASV WITH MANTOUX W/O URINE AND X-RAY
 501
 3510 WITH TAX
CHILDREN AGED 2 AND UNDER 5  YEARS APPLYING FOR A PERMANENT/  PROVISIONAL VISA
ASV WITH URINE & MANTOUX W/O  X-RAY
 501
 3498 WITH TAX
CHILDREN AGED 5 AND UNDER 11  YEARS APPLYING FOR A PERMANENT/  PROVISIONAL VISA
CHEST X-RAY + MEDICAL + HIV
 501+502+707
 5996 WITH IOM TB  FEES  AND TAX
 MIGRANT (SUCH AS SPOUSE, PARENT,  SKILLED MIGRANT)
CHEST X-RAY + MEDICAL + HIV+ HEPATITIS B/C
 501+502+707+708+716
 7990 WITH IOM TB  FEES  AND TAX
 HEALTHCARE WORKER OR  HEALTHCARE STUDENT
ADDITIONAL TESTS
 
 
 
HIV TEST
 707
 882 WITH TAX
HEPATITIS B TEST
 708
 775 WITH TAX
S. CREATININE
 704
 304 WITH TAX
HEPATITIS C TEST
 716
 1449 WITH TAX
MANTOUX TEST
719
304 WITH TAX


WHAT WILL HAPPEN DURING IMMIGRATION MEDICAL EXAMINATION?
•    Registration at room 1015.
•    ID Check – Referral Letter and original passport.
•    Full medical examination by doctor if indicated on your referral letter – 501 (External physical examination only).
•    For clients requiring only chest x-ray – (502) they proceed to payment and x-ray department after identity check.
•    Eye Test with spectacles or contact lens.

WHAT TESTS DO I NEED?
•    The  tests you require will depend on your visa category.
•    Your referral letter will indicate what tests are necessary.
•    501 includes medical examination, urine routine test (for all above 5 Years of age, Chest X-ray (above 11 years of age) and blood test where applicable. Some children between 2-11 years may require TB screening test.
•    Sometimes panel physician may request additional test as per clinical needs.
•    If you have any doubt, please discuss with our panel physician/staff.
•    More information about Australian Health Requirement is available on the link below:
www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa/Heal( Note: please specify in as a link address)

WILL I GET TO SEE MY REPORT/HOW IS THE REPORT SENT?
•    You do not have to collect any report once all your examinations are complete.
•    Your report is forwarded electronically via e - Medical to the department of immigration and border protection within 24 hours in most cases.
•     If your examination or test results are abnormal, our panel physician will inform you during the consultation.
UNDRESSING FOR MEDICAL EXAMINATION
•     As per guidelines provided by DIBP you will need to undress to your underwear.
•    We provide gowns to both male and female candidates and every effort is taken to maintain your dignity. Only external physical examination is conducted.
•    We offer chaperone to all applicants. All children will be examined in the presence of a guardian.

WHAT IF MY X RAY SHOWS ABNORMALITY?
•    The panel physician will inform you of the result.
•    Sometimes e-medical can auto generate further tests depending on the abnormality.
•    Once your case is submitted, MOC in Australia will review your case and advice if any further tests are required. They will notify the client via email.

WHAT ARE TESTS FOR TB?
•    TB is tested by examination of sputum.
•    This is done in two ways- smear and culture.
•    Kindly note TB culture report takes 8 weeks for the results.
•    All TB tests and treatment is included in the sum you pay during IME.

WHAT IS THE WAITING TIME IN CLINIC?
•    Generally your medical examination, urine test and x ray are completed within two hours.

IS THERE A COMPLAINT PROCEDURE?
•    If you are not satisfied with our service kindly contact our manager in the department. We will try and resolve the problem.
•    Should you have any feedback,complaints or compliments ; kindly refer to the link below:

http://www.border.gov.au/about/contact/provide-feedback.

FRAUDULANT BEHAVIOUR
•    Any fraudulent activity will be reported directly to the department of immigration and border protection.