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Windows Print Spooler vulnerability - patch now
Posted by Sinclair Hughes on 08 July 2021 04:31 PM

Microsoft releases emergency Windows patch to fix critical bug

Microsoft have released an alert for a critical vulnerability in all versions of the Windows Operating System.

It is very important that you have all your laptops, workstations and


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Medicare & Health Fund fee schedule updates - 5 July 2021
Posted by Sinclair Hughes on 05 July 2021 01:07 PM

Further Health Fund fee schedules have been made available for us to provide to you. A list of the Health Funds that are available to use in the Incisive application, with the date of their latest fee schedule, is available from this link.

These are BUPA, CBD Benefits Fund (Cessnock) and Medibank Private.  Please note that


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Medicare and Health Funds fee schedule updates - 1 July 2021
Posted by Sinclair Hughes on 01 July 2021 07:57 AM

Medicare, TAC, WorkSafe (Vic) and AHSA (Gap Cover) are the only government agencies and insurers who have provided their updated fee schedules. 

A list of the Health Funds with the date of their latest fee schedule is available from this link.

Click on the following link to


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Changes to ACC  - effective 1 July 2021
Posted by Jane Hughes on 30 June 2021 08:06 AM
Elective Surgery

Elective Surgery Services variation goes live on 1 July 2021, increasing prices by 3.86%, except for HIT50A, HIT60A and HIT70A which have been repriced. (KNE27 has also been removed as this was actually retired as at 30 June 2020).

Unless you hold an Elective Surgery Contract, changes to the pricing for surgical procedures will be notified to you via your contract holder(s).

Hospital clients using PHM will receive a separate notification on how to add


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Changes to the MBS for July 2021
Posted by Jane Hughes on 28 June 2021 04:52 PM

As you will no doubt be aware there have been a number of changes to the MBS effective from 1 July 2021.

For a full list of the changes, please refer to MBS Online:

http://www.mbsonline.gov.au/internet/mbsonline/publishing.nsf/Content/news-210701

Because of the large number of superseded or deleted item numbers, and because of the delay in the Health Funds making


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Extension of waiver for non-NZePS signature exempt prescriptions - NZ
Posted by Sinclair Hughes on 16 June 2021 11:39 AM

Incisive have recently received advice from the New Zealand Ministry of Health that the waiver for non-NZePS signature exempt prescriptions has been extended through to September 20th 2021.  The Ministry advise that they will publish this information on their website shortly.  You can contact their helpdesk at onlinehelpdesk@health.govt.nz 

This means that you are permitted to email prescriptions to pharmacies if


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