Co-payment will trigger ‘logistical crisis’

And medical software vendors tasked with developing the means to collect and monitor the co-payment say the Department of Human Services (DHS) is failing to respond to their concerns and answer any questions. 

The federal opposition last week seized on a mass email sent by the DHS to software vendors, which told them to prepare their software to accommodate the co-payment. This was taken as proof the government would seek a regulatory solution to the political impasse.

Technically, the government could implement one