Practitioners can download these HICAPS Item Number Quick Reference PDF guides to help with electronic claims processing:
Maximium Item Number Guide
The HICAPS terminal has the ability to process up to 24 item numbers in one transaction. The actual number of items per transaciton will vary from health fund to health fund.
Once the patient's health fund card is swiped through the terminal, the screen will display the maximum number of items available for the health fund.
The list below details the maximum number of items accepted in one transaction for each participating health fund.