Formed in 1998 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of National Australia Bank, HICAPS (Health Industry Claims and Payments Service) is Australia's leading ancillary health claims and payments service.
HICAPS is an electronic, real time, claims and payments system, which offers members of participating health funds, the convenience of automatic claims processing, on the spot in the practice.
HICAPS provides payment and settlement facilities to over 30 Australian health funds and more than 17,000 health service providers including dentists, podiatrists, physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths, optometrists, psychologists and occupational therapists.
HICAPS can save time and money... and deliver real business benefits to health service providers.
The real benefit to patients is convenience! No more queuing at health fund branches and filling in claim forms.