Technology meets Healthcare
Providing support, knowledge and technology to ensure a thriving healthcare practice
With growing complexity, payment ambiguity, managed care, co-pays and other healthcare insurance trends, the SpesNet products and services have been designed to help professional medical healthcare practitioners and their practice staff to effectively manage the operational and business aspects of their practice by providing practical solutions for “real-world” concerns in everyday practice.
Health Code Index
Accurate coding reduces administration, the need for motivations and medical scheme rejections. We provide you with a clinically appropriate cross match between RPL, ICD-10 and CPT4 (CCSA) codes and also:
An RPL, ICD-10 and CPT4 search engine
RPL tariff, including Payment Arrangement tariffs
PMB indicator per ICD-10 code
ICD-10 Age and Gender validation
Primary/secondary ICD-10 code validation
ICD-10 External Cause code warning
NAPPI code search
Real-time coding updates
Patient Informed Clinical consent
We offer you our web based patient informed consent tool. Giving the patient all the relevant clinical information related to the treatment you propose, at the click of a button! Saving you time and ensuring compliance to legislation.
A central repository of all Medical Scheme’s plans, benefits, co-payments and limits. Know exactly what cover your patients have before treatment.
Ensure you have an internet presence! That’s how patients find you. You are now able to build and manage your own website – free for subscribing member.
Payment Arrangement database
A central repository of all Medical Scheme’s Payment Arrangements and Alternative Reimbursement models (ARM’s). Optimising your practice income by assisting you in comparing these and choosing the correct ones for your practice.
This call centre is both managed and supported by a dedicated team of medical professionals, clinical nursing case managers as well as coding experts. Call them for advice on ICD-10, RPL and CPT4 coding, PMB’s and general healthcare issues.
Human Resources Management and Legal assistance
As a subscriber we provide you with electronic employment contracts and policy documents, saving you time and assisting you to manage your staff and protect your practice.
We also provide you with other legislated forms and documents such as a Practice Patient contract, the Children’s Act forms and National Health Act to name a view.
Account Management Services
Let us deal with the red tape at Medical Schemes – we will handle your Medical Scheme escalation relating to outstanding and shot payments as well as PMB claims.
Credit Card Terminals
We have negotiated with all major Banks to offer you exceptional discounts on transactional and rental fees on in-room credit and debit card machines. The savings you generate out of this service, often makes the SpesNet membership offer more than cost-neutral. Use our online Savings Calculator to see how much you could save.
Injury on Duty claims
Let our dedicated team of specialists assist you in recovering your outstanding IOD claims. Let us deal with the red tape at the Compensation Fund.
Through Health Code Index we provide you with a Prescribed Minimum Benefit (PMB) indicator on ICD-10 codes and our Healthcare Helpline is just a call a way to assist you with you outstanding and short paid PMB claims.
Use this tool to search for the correct NAPPI code based on the product name, product code and manufacturer detail.
Use the SMS Communicator as your preferred SMS service provider to communicate appointments and outstanding accounts – at extremely competitive rates.
Through our monthly SpesNews we will keep you up to date with all relevant Healthcare Industry news and updates.
Your monthly membership ensure access to the SpesNet website – your one-stop-shop for all your practice administration needs!
Practice Details View
You have a view of you practice details and can request changes at the click of a button.
Multi User Administration
Update and edit all the users associated to your Practice inside the website. Allocate their level of access by choosing the appropriate roles for them in you Practice.
Reference the complete Chronic Disease List conditions.
Search for Tariffs for all Medical Schemes and all Payment Arrangements. We have even included Tariffs for discipline specific Alternative Reimbursement Models (ARMs).
SpesNet offers training through DUXAH, The Academy of Healthcare. DUXAH, evolved from within SpesNet and embarked on a mission to educate, motivate and incentivise postgraduate training and assist Specialists, their staff and all healthcare administration managers. We offer Coding training, Prescribed Minimum Benefits (PMB) training, Healthcare Professional Development Programme and Healthcare Management Certificates (HAMC)
Our scale in the Specialist market allows us to bring the best discounts and deals to our Subscribers, such as our discounted credit card rates and fees.
Ivan has worked for various big corporations in South Africa at directorship levels in the fields of human resources, marketing & branding, communication & strategy and corporate affairs. The companies he has worked for include Eskom, the Nedbank Group, Hollard and Liberty Holdings Ltd and has sat on the board of Hollard Insurance Company, Tsogo Sun Group, the Development Bank of South Africa (DBSA), the Nedbank Group and Liberty Holding Ltd.
Ivan was also involved in various financial services sector initiatives, which, amongst others include being the Chairman of HRD Pillar of the Financial Services Sector Charter, a founding member and Deputy Chairman of the Bank Seta, Vice President of the Insurance Institute of South Africa (IISA) and the Deputy Chairperson which paved the way to becoming Chairperson of the Insurance Sector Education and Training Authority (INSETA).
Ivan has seamlessly shifted gear between the worlds of finance to healthcare when he joined the SpesNet team, handling the strategic direction of the organization. Because of his extensive experience, Ivan is key at SpesNet in the area of setting the growth strategy as well as ensuring that the organisation is structured effectively in order for them to deliver on their customer promise. Over and above this he is responsible for the business development.
The 23 years’ experience in management rolls across the technology industry, I have experience in people and process management. My function in SpesNet brings together the Healthcare driven focus of SpesNet and deployment of technology to maximise our clients experience and benefits.