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Members Health calls on APRA to restore confidence in private health insurance

Inflammatory and ill-informed comments made by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) this week significantly damaged public confidence in private health insurance and shows how… read more about Members Health calls on APRA to restore confidence in private health insurance

Australia’s not-for-profit health funds are vital to the future of the health system

The 27 health insurers of the Alliance of Members Health Funds are vital to a diverse, competitive and sustainable private health insurance system. Providing cover… read more about Australia’s not-for-profit health funds are vital to the future of the health system

2.92%: Health funds deliver lowest premium increase in 19 years

The Health Minister’s latest premium round announcement shows again that the country’s 37 private health insurers are doing everything possible to improve value for all… read more about 2.92%: Health funds deliver lowest premium increase in 19 years

Public hospitals cashing in on private patients with massive fee hikes

Public hospitals are hiking up fees for privately insured patients and adopting aggressive, tactics to prop up poorly managed budgets, says the peak body for… read more about Public hospitals cashing in on private patients with massive fee hikes

More consumers are choosing health funds run for people, not for profits.

The health funds that make up the Members Health Fund Alliance (Members Health) have recorded another year of exceptional membership growth, against an otherwise declining… read more about More consumers are choosing health funds run for people, not for profits.

Budget surplus paves way for restoration of 30% Rebate on private health

The return of Australia’s economy to surplus should pave the way for full restoration of the 30 per cent rebate on private health insurance. Matthew… read more about Budget surplus paves way for restoration of 30% Rebate on private health