Services, payments and programs if you’re a practice manager.
Services, payments and programs
Information for health professionals whose patients are applying for Disability Support Pension (DSP).
A national system that uses a unique number to match healthcare providers to individuals.
Patients can claim their Medicare benefit and have it paid into their bank account through your practice’s EFTPOS terminal.
Healthcare providers and supporting organisations use the National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) to securely access and share health information.
You need to use official prescription stationery to prescribe PBS and RPBS medicines.
The Practice Incentives Program (PIP) encourages general practices to continue providing quality care, enhance capacity, and improve access and health outcomes for patients.
Services Australia Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) certificates are one way health professionals get secure access to our online services.
RAAHS provide eligible Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) medicines for free to patients in remote areas.
Simplified Billing aims to reduce the number of accounts a private patient receives after being in hospital. ECLIPSE is an extension of Medicare Online claiming.
Use our online business solutions to save you time and paperwork, and help you get payments faster.
Help with Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA) billing and claiming.
Education resources to help you understand our health programs and do business with us.
Electronic management of health and health related information. It’s a safer, better quality, more equitable and sustainable health system for all Australians.
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.
Medicare digital claiming education resources help health professionals and practice staff register and claim digitally with us.
Important information for accessing Medicare as a health professional.
We’re always looking for ways to improve our information and services. Take our survey and let us know your thoughts.
From 13 March 2022, you’ll need web services compatible software and a PRODA organisation account to access Medicare Online and ECLIPSE.
The item numbers are available until 31 December 2021.
This information was printed 2 September 2021 from https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/organisations/health-professionals/practice-managers. 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.