Sometimes there’s a need to recover money from payments made under the Medical Indemnity Schemes.
You need to know
This information will assist you to fill out a Medical Indemnity Refund application for payments received under the Medical Indemnity Scheme.
You need to submit an application to claim.
Apportionment is how liability between parties to a claim are decided.
Cost sharing arrangements
Cost sharing arrangements apply if there’s an agreement between parties to share the costs or disbursements.
Settlement and judgment costs
You need to take settlement and judgment costs into account in your claim.
Plaintiff costs are the legal costs for the person who has brought the action against the medical practitioner.
Request for information
Under section 38 of the Medical Indemnity Act 2002 the Chief Executive Medicare may ask you for more information.
Returning your application
You can send us your application and supporting documents by post or email.
Refunding a payment
We’ll offset a Medical Indemnity refund application we get against claim payments.
The internal review is an administrative service that we provide to any MDO or MII.
Glossary for Medical Indemnity
Some terms used in Medical Indemnity insurance claims have specific meanings depending on which scheme they apply to.