Topmed has partnered with Preferred Provider Negotiators (PPN) for the administration of the Optical benefits on the following options:
Topmed Executive and
PPN will provide the following services for members on the above options:
- Benefit confirmations
- Claims receipt and processing
- Claims payment to members and providers
PPN has 20 years’ experience in the field of optometry benefits management and has over 2500 contracted providers (90% of all registered optometrist) that will afford Topmed the best pricing for clear spectacle lenses. By consulting at a PPN provider, members can save up to 70% on clear lenses.
To ensure that your provider belongs to the PPN network, either visit the PPN website www.ppn.co.za or call the PPN call center on 0860 103 529.
PLEASE NOTE: For Topmed’s Comprehensive, Executive and Family Option your optical claims MUST be sent to PPN.
Claims can either be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to 041 506 5750.
Exclusions applicable to optical benefits
- Adjustments to frames
- Fitting of contact lenses
- Sunglasses or tinted lenses
- Coloured or tinted contact lenses
- Hard coatings and other extras
- Contact lens solution