One in three practices set to lose e-health PIP incentives

UPDATED Friday 17 June

More than one-third of GP clinics are in danger of losing tens of thousands of dollars a year in payments for failing to meet new E-health Practice Incentives Program rules that came into force last month. 

The AMA issued the warning after a survey found just 24% of practices thought they would be able to upload the required number of shared health summaries to the MyHealth Record system. 

To be eligible for the newly branded PIP Digital Health Incentive, practices must upload summaries for at least 0.5% of their