Add a hospital

Set up a hospital in Zedmed. This will allow the practice and any of its branches to book hospital appointments and bill health funds or Medicare.

To set up a hospital:

  1. Go to Zedmed's Management tab.
  2. Select Practice Setup then select Visit Sites / Hospitals from the list.
    This will open the Site Details screen.
  3. Select New to clear the fields.
  4. Enter the Site name then select Yes to the save pop-up.
  5. Select a type.
    If the type you need is not there, select Add Type and enter the type name.
  6. Enter an address and phone number.
  7. Enter the Facility ID.
    This is the hospital's Medicare provider number.
  8. If you are going to be billing imaging items, enter the hospital's LSPN number.
    To learn more, see the Location Specific Practice Number (LSPN) article.
  9. Select Close to save and exit.
    Once the site name has been saved, it cannot be changed.