2015 Dispensing Fee change for Doctors

2015 Dispensing Fee change for Doctors


As per Government Gazette No. 38731 dated 23 April 2015

The dispensing fee has been amended as follows:



Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is less than R108.00 the dispensing fee must not exceed 30% of the SEP.

Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is greater or equal to R108.00, the dispensing fee shall not exceed R32.40 (exclusive) R36.94 (inclusive)



Change Instructions for Medinol Users

1. Medinol -> Process -> Command Prompt

2. Enter: SYSMAINT

3. At the bottom of the first screen:

Markup: 30.0 (percent)

Threshold: 108.00 (Rand)

Fixed Amount: 36,94 (Rand)

4. Press Enter to cycle through all the screens

5. At the Command prompt, enter EXIT to return to Medinol

6. The changed parameters will take effect when next you restart Medinol



About Medinol:
Medinol is one of the few purpose-built practice management application to meet the unique needs of independent private healthcare providers. Today Medinol helps over 130 providers throughout South Africa run more efficient and profitable practices, while delivering outstanding patient care. As an on-premise software, Medinol and the data it manages, is fully under your control. This enhances your independence and privacy: what happens in your rooms, stays in your rooms. Medinol helps manage your patient information, generates your billings, submits your claims, control your outstandings, and get your accounts paid quickly. Medinol has been in operation since 1984 demonstrating its proven efficacy. Medinol’s mission is to help independent practices succeed in an ever-changing healthcare environment. More information can be found at http://medinol.co.za.


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