July 8, 2020
Our phone lines and internet are currently down. The problem is being looked into. We apologise for any inconvenience this may be causing. We will be up and running again asap.
The Medprax Team
May 6, 2020
Please take note that on 24 April 2020 Dr Zwelini Mkhize the Minister of Health published the following exception giving permission for Schedule 2, Schedule 3 and Schedule 4 drugs to be scripted for a period of 12 months from date of issue.
This is an exception that...
May 4, 2020
Please see below a link which takes you to a YOU TUBE video providing guidelines to apply in your practice during COVID-19 lock down.
April 21, 2020
In light of the current COVID crisis, Discovery is extending the ability for Allied, Therapeutic and Psychology (AT&P) practitioners to bill for telemedicine and virtual consults.
These are the Disciplines they have published codes and rates for:
As per the Government Gazette No.43145 the dispensing fee has been amended as follows:
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is less than R128.00 the dispensing fee must not exceed 30% of the SEP
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is greater th...
June 30, 2019
Medshield has changed their dispensing fee:
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is less than R100 incl vat, the dispensing fee must not exceed 20% of the SEP.
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is greater than R100 incl vat, the dispensing fee...
Please note that Universal Healthcare has been appointed as the Administrator and Managed Healthcare Organization of OMSMAF (all options), replacing Medscheme from 1st July 2019.
This change will reflect on the 28th June Medprax medical aid file.
March 1, 2019
As per the Government Gazette No.42183 the dispensing fee has been amended as follows:
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is less than R124.00 the dispensing fee must not exceed 30% of the SEP
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is greater tha...
Change of Administrator of Old Mutual Staff Medical Aid Fund (OMSMAF) to Universal Healthcare
Medshield Dispensing Fee Change
Schedule 2, Schedule 3 and Schedule 4 Substance may now be scripted for 12 months
COVID GUIDELINES IN YOUR PRACTICE
COVID-19 Telehealth Tariff Code Update
2020 Dispensing Fee Change
2019 Dispensing Fee Change
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