High Cost Claim Indemnity Scheme

Letting us know if things change

You must let us know if circumstances change after we’ve made a payment to an applicant.

Notify us within 28 days if any of the following circumstances arise the:

  • applicant recovers an amount paid from a third party, that relates to the amount paid to the applicant
  • judgment or order becomes subject to an appeal and/or stay
  • applicant withdraws support for the member or policy holder, or
  • amount paid is later found to be not payable under the requirements of the schemes

If you identify an amount to be refunded, please fill out the Medical Indemnity refund application form and send it to us by post or email.


This information was printed Friday 24 May 2019 from https://www.humanservices.gov.au/organisations/health-professionals/services/medicare/high-cost-claim-indemnity-scheme/managing/letting-us-know-if-things-change It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.

Page last updated: 22 February 2019