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Tyro and Medipass

With the acquisition of Medipass, Tyro adds an innovative cardless digital healthcare claiming and payments platform that seamlessly links practitioners, funders and patients.

For example, Medipass has been working with a number of workers insurance schemes across a number of states to improve the experience raising workers insurance invoices. Find out more.

Investing in health

Tyro has been an innovation leader for nearly 20 years, and focused on helping our customers to keep moving forwards. We’re passionate about the healthcare sector having provided time saving payment and claiming solutions to support clinic efficiency and create more time for patient care for more than 15 years.

The healthcare industry has been disrupted due to the pandemic and with the healthcare ecosystem moving towards a digital future, there’s now a need to cater for both traditional in-practice consultations with ability to be able to support the evolution of healthcare delivery, including but not limited to telehealth and in-home care.

The acquisition of Medipass adds an innovative cardless digital healthcare claiming and payment platform, that seamlessly links practitioners, funders and patients.

What is Medipass

Medipass has introduced modern digital thinking to health payments by creating payment and claiming solutions that connect patients, healthcare providers and funders in ways that increase transparency, reduce administration, and simplify the overall payments experience for everyone.

Workers insurance made simple

Medipass offers a workers insurance digital invoicing solution that reduces the time and effort required to receive funds for icare NSW, WorkCover Queensland, WorkSafe Victoria and Comcare. Submit your workers insurance invoices digitally to get paid fast and track the status of your invoices in real time.

WorkSafe Victoria

Get paid quickly with WorkSafe Victoria¹ by processing invoices digitally via Medipass at no cost. Simple to create, send and track. Find out more here.

Comcare

Comcare digital invoicing is quick and easy via Medipass and at no cost. Simple to create, send and track. Find out more here.

icare NSW

Process icare NSW workers insurance invoices digitally at no cost. Simple to create, send and track. Find out more here.

WorkCover Queensland

Medipass enables healthcare practitioners to easily send compliant invoices to WorkCover Queensland (fees apply2). Find out more here.

Integrated payments and claiming

Medipass and Tyro provide health practitioners with greater claiming and payment capabilities and we are progressively bringing these solutions together. For example, Medipass recently announced the ability for healthcare businesses to connect the Tyro CounterTop EFTPOS machine and HealthPoint to the Medipass portal enabling Private Health Insurance claiming.

You can read more here about this functionality.

Next Steps

If you’d like to learn more about Medipass and their innovative digital claiming and payment capabilities. Click below to visit the Medipass website.

Find out more

Discover more about Medipass

Explore more about Medipass and their cardless digital healthcare claiming platform.

Click here.

Contact your Account Manager

Simply reach out to your Tyro Account Manager and ask them for more information on the Tyro and Medipass unified integration.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Does it cost to register with Medipass?

    No, it’s free to register with Medipass.

  • Are Medipass and Tyro Integrated?

    From February 2022, merchants can send transactions to the Tyro EFTPOS machines via Medipass.

  • Do I have to pay any fees if I digitally process Workers Insurance claims?

    No. You do not pay any fees if you raise any claims via Medipass for Comcare, WorkSafe Victoria, and icare NSW.  You will incur costs however if you raise any Medicare, DVA or WorkCover Queensland and or process digital payments via Medipass.

  • Can I process all my claims under one location in Medipass?

    Every funder will have their own specific requirements around registered provider numbers and locations, as such, your billing processes need to align with these location requirements.

  • Are there any other agreements or integrations required?

    Yes, most funders require providers to be registered with them directly, for example our Medicare functionality requires you to be a registered Medicare provider.

  • Where can I learn more about billing?

    Visit our Medipass Billing help centre here.