HICAPS has enabled telehealth services for Allied health practitioners in addition to the new temporary MBS item codes. Supporting the processing of telehealth services aims to help reduce the potential exposure to COVID-19.
Participating funds have now enabled Allied telehealth services for Psychologists, Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Occupational Therapists, Exercise Physiologists, Speech Pathologists and Dietitians.
The Argent Network closure has been extended due to COVID-19 but now is a great time to ensure you are still able to process transactions after it is shut off.
Some customers are reporting they are experiencing error messages whilst processing Medicare Easyclaim transactions.
Click here for instructions on what to do should you or your staff encounter these messages when processing Medicare Transactions.
Nib members are now able to tap and claim (via HICAPS) and get real-time notifications about their claim within their health fund’s app.
Instead of swiping a plastic card at the HICAPS terminal, android phone users can now claim by tapping their device on the HICAPS Terminal.
For more information visit nib.com.au/mobile-apps/digital-card/
HICAPS terminals are Australia's leading all-in-one payment and claiming solution for healthcare businesses.
They make running a practice simpler, with on-the-spot payment processing for Private health fund claims, Overseas Visitor claims, Medicare Easyclaim, and the lodgement of Worksafe claims.
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