If you have an ACC covered injury, you may be eligible to have your orthotics funded by ACC. However, the following criteria applies.
The need for orthotics must be caused by your injury. The orthotics must be beneficial to your treatment.
You must have an orthotic prescription from a medical specialist. Unfortunately, a prescription from a GP is not accepted.
Acceptable medical specialists:
Sports medicine specialist
If you have an injury but do not have a referral from a medical specialist, you may still be eligible! Contact the Step Up Podiatry clinic and one of our podiatrist will be happy discuss your case