PMB PHC Submission

PMB PHC Submission SAOPA is hard at work for its members and a submission to the CMS’s invitation for comment on the PMB PHC document was submitted. The draft aims to bolt onto the PMBs a package of primary healthcare, a package of PHC (also what HMI recommended). Click on the link for the SAOPA […]

Update on Discovery Health’s network rates

Further to our recent communication that included information about Discovery Health’s look-up tool for component and material prices, we have become aware that the tool is not working properly and that practitioners need to find alternative ways to determine the correct prices in order to quote and bill patients. At the moment, the Virtual Quote […]

Pricing, practice management systems and Discovery’s network agreement

Industry component and material pricing: In the past, medical orthotists and prosthetists (MOPs) used the Allnutt and Luttig (A&L) guide to tariffs to compile their claims in respect of professional services and components and materials. The A&L component tariff section has lost credibility for several reasons, to the extent that it is now being rejected […]