What’s the deal with Discovery dental tariffs 2021
Discovery Health is ostensibly sensitive to the impact of the pandemic on dental practices.
Discovery Health has made the decision to make an earlier review on the annual tariff increase.
The scheme will apply the annual tariff increase for professional fees from 1 October 2020 until 31 December 2021. Prior to 2021.
Tariff code 8109:
The Covid-19 implementation for PPE under service code 8109 is only effective until 31 December
2020. Further communication regarding the 2021 rate for service code 8109 will be provided in due
2021 Dental Tariffs Pack
|The Discovery Health Medical Scheme Rates are applicable for services rendered from 01 October 2020.|
|‘Blank’: There is no fixed amount for this code. Discovery Health Medical Scheme will pay the claimed amount subject to the Discovery Health Medical Scheme benefit rules, available funds and benefits.|
|R0.00: Discovery Health Medical Scheme does not pay for this procedure code.|
|Please note: This document should be used for obtaining the Discovery Health Rate only and does not contain billing rules and guidelines. All rates are VAT inclusive and in ZAR.|
|For detailed code descriptions please visit: https://dentaltariffs.co.za|