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 exceeding the appropriate threshold, up to the limit of a medical practitioner’s indemnity.
The Incurred But Not Reported Indemnity (IBNR) Scheme helps Medical Defence Organisations (MDO) where they are not able to cover their IBNR liabilities.
Sometimes there’s a need to recover money from payments made under the Medical Indemnity Schemes.
Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) education resources help you access and record information on the AIR.
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.
Medical Indemnity legislation strengthens the availability of medical services in Australia.
Know what to do and how we can help if you have a data breach.
Use the item numbers if you provide phone and video services to patients affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19).
You must check your equipment details are up-to-date with us before 1 May 2020 so you can keep getting Medicare benefits.
Read the INU to stay up to date with the Practice Incentives Program (PIP) and the Workforce Incentive Program (WIP) – Practice Stream.
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 11 August 2020 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.