Frequently Asked Questions

How does Medit handle the Discovery Health unique tariff rates?

  • Please take note: When posting the specified tariff, the unique price selected will automatically be used instead of the default price.
  • The unique pricing feature is only applicable to M charge rate accounts.
  • Medit only caters for the flat fee in Rand value to be specified for each tariff code and does not use a Rand Conversion Factor (RCF)
  • From the Main System menu, select the Files menu, select the Edit option, and then the Medical aids option.
  • Select the medical scheme you want to apply the unique pricing to by typing its code. Alternatively use the Search function to locate the medical scheme.
  • Press the F3 key labeled Unique Tariffs.
  • If this is the first unique tariff being added for this medical scheme, a prompt is displayed for the tariff code and amount. Type the tariff code and its unique Discovery Health value.
  • Press the Esc key to save the change(s). To add another unique tariff, press the F3 key again. A list of unique tariffs is displayed.
  • Search for and select the unique tariff to edit by pressing Enter on the required line. Alternatively press the Esc button to add another unique tariff.

Please take note:

  • The unique pricing applied is on a per-option level. If a medical scheme has several options (e.g. DISCOVERY CLASSIC CORE, DISCOVERY CLASSIC COMPREHENSIVE) follow steps 2 and on for each medical scheme option to apply unique pricing for.

To remove a specific tariff’s unique pricing rule:

  • From the Main System menu, select the Files menu, select the Edit option, and then the Medical aids option.
  • Select the medical scheme to remove the unique pricing from by typing its code. Alternatively use the Search function to locate the medical scheme.
  • Press the F3 key labeled Unique Tariffs. A list of unique tariffs is displayed.
  • Search for and select the unique tariff to remove by pressing Enter on the required line.
  • Press the Esc key and select the Delete option from the displayed menu.