Medical and midwife indemnity information if you’re an insurer.
Services, payments and programs
Under this scheme the government funds 50% of the amount of claims that exceed the AH HCCS threshold, up to the limit of an allied health professional’s indemnity.
Under these schemes the government funds 100% of claims that exceed the limit of an indemnity insurance contracts for allied health and medical professionals.
Under this scheme the government funds 50% of the amount of claims that exceed the HCCS threshold, up to the limit of a medical practitioner’s indemnity.
This scheme helps participating Medical Defence Organisations (MDOs) where they are not able to cover their IBNR liabilities.
Help with Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) billing and claiming.
What you need to do to get set up with Medicare and more.
Learn about Incentive Programs to help you and your staff do business with us.
The Australian Government commissioned a review in response to claims Medicare card details were sold on the internet. The review has closed and we are now implementing the recommendations.
From 13 March 2022, you’ll need web services compatible software and a PRODA organisation account to access Medicare Online and ECLIPSE.
From 1 July, there’ll be changes to MBS items for general, orthopaedic, and cardiac surgery services.
We’re phasing out authentication file access to the Australian Immunisation Register.
We’re changing the way we verify who you are and how we identify you when you access our digital health systems.
In the business section you will be able find out about the other services we offer, and find information that is relevant to you as a financial or insurance service provider.
This information was printed 16 September 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/organisations/health-professionals/insurers. It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.