Road winding throug hills.- Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme

Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme

Please do not hesitate to ring Stephen or Paula about your visit to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. If we can we are only too happy to help with any questions about the Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme.

Short & Long Term Stays

Long Term Stays – (Over a month) – please contact us to discuss availability and special room rates available.

Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme

You may be entitled to receive the Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme (PTSS). Please contact your referring Hospital to advise whether you are entitled to receive same.

Under the Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme – the referring Hospital (if approved) pays $66.00 per night for each Patient and Carer.

Should the Patient be admitted into the Hospital the referring Hospital will not cover the Patient for the Accommodation which is then due and payable by the Patient/Carer ($66.00 per night that the Patient is in Hospital).


  • Contact your referring Hospital to advise Accommodation booked at Herston Self Contained Accommodation;
  • Authorised / Approved paperwork to be received from Referring Hospital prior to arrival by email .

Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme – Accommodation has to be authorised / approved by your referring Hospital.

All paperwork to be emailed PRIOR TO ARRIVAL