means that what you talk about with the health worker is kept private. They won’t share the information with your parents, friends, or school without asking for your permission. However, there are some exceptions. Health workers want to keep you safe. So, if they think you or someone else is at risk of significant harm, they may have to share the information with other people without your permission. For example, if you say you’re in danger or that you plan to hurt yourself or someone else, then the healthcare worker is required to take action to prevent that from happening.
When you to see a doctor or nurse, ask if they bulk bill. is when the total cost of seeing the doctor or nurse is paid by . Many doctors will young people. That means there’s to you at all. How good’s that!
You need a
You can get your own Medicare card from 15, (not just a duplicate of the family card with your name on it). Once you have your own Medicare card your parents won’t be able to see any of your Medicare records.
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