TAC Patients & Exercise Physiology


Finding TAC Approved Exercise Physiologists


If you have already received a TAC claim number you can start receiving treatment immediately after your transport accident and you do not need to contact the TAC for approval.


Our rehab clinic is located in the North-West of Melbourne in Travancore with appointments for exercise physiology and physiotherapy available 6 days a week from 5.30am to 8.00pm (by appointment only).

 

The Transport Accident Commission (TAC) is a Victorian Government-owned organisation who is there to support you and help you receive the treatment you need as you recover from your accident.


To help you recover from your transport accident injuries the TAC will cover the cost of our allied health physical therapies that we have here at Moonee Valley Health and Fitness.


The allied health and physical therapies we currently have at our clinic is Physiotherapy & Exercise Physiology.


We are here to help you get your life back on track after your transport accident.


To help you recover from your transport accident injuries the TAC can cover you for your treatment with our allied health physical therapies. We have Exercise Physiologists and Physiotherapists in our team that provide proven, evidence-based treatment.

What will an Exercise Physiologist do?


Our exercise physiologist help you by putting together a safe, effective and appropriate exercise program to support your recover from your accident injuries. Often referred to from patients as an 'Exercise Physios' or 'EP's' the are university qualified allied health professionals.


By applying their specialist knowledge of human movement to aid recovery, improve performance we help people get the most out of life.


We play an important role in helping you recover from your transport accident injuries and are healthcare professional who can give you information and advice about exercise to help manage and prevent injuries and chronic conditions.


With access to our private gym you will receive an individualised exercise program, be provided counselling on how to maintain an active lifestyle and make sure that your exercise programs is safe, effective and appropriate for you and your recovery.



How to book an appointment

All our allied health practitioners are accredited and experienced with TAC patients and motor vehicle accident rehabilitation


To make an appointment with an exercise physiologist or a physiotherapist in our allied health team, call the clinic on (03)9996-0790 or fill out your details below and we will be in touch.


What you can always expect from your appointments:

  • Conduct appropriate assessments, goal setting in conjunction with your injuries and provide the best treatment to help you acheive  achieve your goals.
  • Provide treatment for injuries sustained in the motor vehicle accident to enable our TAC approved patients to resume participation in pre-injury activities that have been restricted by the motor vehicle accident related injuries.
  • Empower you to manage your injury and recovery.
  • Monitor progress towards your goals (for improved capacity/function) and adjusting the treatment plan as required.
  • Communicating and collaborating with key parties (for example, general practitioner, other allied health practitioners, case managers, rehabilitation providers and insurers) to achieve common goals


Gym Programs for our TAC Patients


You may also have a gym or swimming exercise program that is developed and monitored by a member of our health professional team. Patients participating in gym, swimming and pilates programs can be funded by the TAC as part of your rehabilitation. The gym program is written for you to perform independently in our gym or at a local gym / pool in your area to support your rehabilitation.


Creating a suitable gym for our TAC Patients

Our exercise physiologists can help create and monitor a gym or home exercise program for you to complete by yourself.

Gym Programs

  • Program details, and whether it is for the gym, swimming or pilates.
  • Your original goals of the program and subsequent programs
  • Functional changes / outcome measures
  • Rehabilitation / maintenance
  • Progress your program to a home exercise program
  • Create self-management strategies to help support your recovery and quality of life
  • Recommending any possible rehabilitation goals in subsequent programs
  • Align these rehabilitation goals to you the clients independence goals

How to get started with your Exercise Physiology Treatment


Step 1.

Immediately after a transport accident TAC can pay for your treatment and services with our Exercise Physiologist. If you have a TAC claim number, your doctor or other health professional recommends it, and the treatment is for your accident injury we can begin straight away.

Step 2.

If it’s been more than 6 months since you had any treatment or service paid for by the TAC, you will first need to contact the TAC to find out if they can pay for your Exercise Physiology treatment.

Step 3.

Call our clinic on (03)9996-0790 or fill in our online contact form to make an initial appointment.

Step 4.

At your initial appointment all you will need to provide to our Exercise Physiologist is your TAC claim number.  There are no out-of-pocket patient fees and all your appointments for treatments related are payed for.

Step 5.

No Gap Fees. There are no out-of-pocket patient fees for your appointments for the treatments related to your accident.

BOOK AN INITIAL APPOINTMENT - Exercise Physiology

All our exercise physiologist are TAC approved and are accredited with Exercise Sport Science Australia (ESSA).

Exercise ​Physiology Melbourne

  • (03)9996-0790
  • info@mvfit.com.au
  • Book Online
  • No Gap Fees ($0)*

*TAC pay the cost of your exercise physiology appointments when it is required as a result of a transport accident injury.


Moonee Valley Health and Fitness is registered and approved by TAC to provide exercise physiology services.

We are part of your healthcare team

You can get treatment immediately after your transport accident without initial approval from the TAC.

If it’s been more than 6 months since you had any treatment or service paid for by the TAC, you will first need to contact the TAC to find out if they can pay for your treatment.

Speak with your doctor or speak to our team to create your plan. The more complex your health needs, the more interaction you are likely to have with a larger and more diverse team of health professionals. It is important to share information about your medical treatment across the team. 

Exercise Physiologist Jeremy Dunn

Jeremy DUNN

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Lauren BURNHAM

Accredited Exercise Physiologist

Your questions answered involving TAC Patient Claims

What to do if you've been in a road accident and you need to make a claim with the Transport Accident Commission

I have a TAC claim number, now what do I do?

My TAC claim has been accepted, now what do I do?

What can the TAC pay for?

Can a physiotherapist or exercise physiologist help me?

What to expect from your Exercise Physiologist?

How to pay for my consultations?

Are you an authorised rehabilitation service?

How to refer a patient

How do I find a gym approved for TAC patients?

Locating a health or service provider for my treatments.

Exercise to help you move better, relieve pain or improve function.

Our allied health gym is suitable for all TAC approved patients for Exercise Physiology and Physiotherapy.

  • TAC approved provider
  • Call (03)9996-0790
  • info@mvfit.com.au
  • 378 Mt. Alexander Rd, Travancore VIC 3032
  • Enquire Online

We are here to help you get your life back on track after your transport accident.


To help you recover from your transport accident injuries the TAC can cover you for your treatment with our allied health physical therapies. We have Exercise Physiologists and Physiotherapists in our team.