2018 Dispensing Fee change for Doctors

As per Government Gazette No. 1479 dated 29 December 2017
The dispensing fee has been amended as follows:
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is less than R119.99 the dispensing fee must not exceed 30% of the SEP.
Where the SEP of a scheduled medicine is greater or equal to R120.00, the dispensing fee shall not exceed R36.00 (exclusive) R41.04(inclusive)

For Medinol Users:

1. Medinol main menu -> Process -> Command Prompt
2. At the command prompt, enter SYSMAINT
3. Towards the bottom of first column,
        Threshold = 119.99
        Percentage = 30
        Fixed value = 36.00
4. Then press Enter past everything else till you are returned to
    the command prompt
6. Enter EXIT to return to the Medinol Main Menu
5. Esc to get out of Medinol and return to Windows Desktop
6. When next you re-enter Medinol, the default values will apply.



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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