Notifiable diseases

The notifiable diseases service payment is received by a doctor when notifying a health protection support officer regarding certain diseases.

How much can I claim?

The payable amount is $0.55 per notification.

What can I use the service payment for?

In most circumstance the doctor is unaware that they will receive payment for the notification, therefore they may contact Sector Operations regarding the $0.55 (or multiples) lodged in their account.

What information is required on these invoices?

Each invoice will give the name and address of a doctor, the number of payable notifications and must be signed by the Health Protection Support Officer. The invoices arrive without a summary form or a Payee number.

Where do I send my claim?

Health Protection Support Officers sends these invoices to:

Notifiable Diseases Service Payments
Sector Operations
PO Box 1043
Wellington 6140

Please note: you should not rely solely on the answers provided here; the contracts applicable to each provider and all relevant legislation must be consulted to determine the full rights & liabilities applicable to any service provider or funder.

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