Interface and navigation

You can access more than 26 services and functions using HPOS. All are grouped in tiles on the HPOS home page. Use this overview to help find a service or function.

Minimum browser requirements

Using the latest internet browser helps improve your security.

You will need one of the following versions at a minimum to use HPOS:

  • Internet Explorer 9
  • Mozilla Firefox 30
  • Google Chrome 39.

Other browsers may work, but as they have not been tested and are not supported they may not display correctly.

Navigations changes

There is a new log on page. The log on options have not changed.

The HPOS home page has changed. Services and functions on this page are now grouped on ‘tiles’ as follows:

  • Messages
  • Find a patient
  • Items
  • Claims
  • Reports
  • My programs
  • My details
  • Info.

Services can be accessed by selecting the appropriate tile. The Menu icon makes the left hand menu slide out and provides an alternate way to navigate HPOS.

Read more about HPOS home page.

Name changes for some HPOS services

Some HPOS services have new names and are accessed differently. The most used services are:

  • patient verification
  • MBS items online checker
  • Easyclaim processing and payment reports.

Patient verification

This is now Find a patient. You can access it by selecting Find a patient on the HPOS homepage.

MBS items online checker

This can be found by selecting the Items tile on the homepage, and then MBS items online checker.

Easyclaim (processing and payment)

This is now part of Medicare Bulk Bill Reports. You can access by selecting Reports on the HPOS homepage.

Other changes

The Mail Centre has been renamed Messages.

The add new location function is now Create a new provider location.

New icons

These new icons have following functions:

Top of the screen

Menu icon menu

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Symbols at the bottom of the screen

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Page last updated: 22 February 2019