Putting members’ health before profit

A unified voice for funds that are run for people, not for profits

Members Health is the peak industry body for an alliance of health insurance funds that are not-for-profit or part of a member-owned group, regional or community based, and who all share a common ethic of putting their members’ health before profits. This is enabled through long-standing industry expertise, professionalism and strong relationships with industry, government and regulatory agencies. Coupled with strength of numbers, knowledge and determination to achieve better outcomes for our funds and policyholders, they serve as Members Health’s greatest strengths.


Members Health’s strategic advocacy and reputation as a respected and credible voice, allows us unrivalled access to key decision-makers across government and their agencies. We are influential, responsive, committed and effective.

Research and policy:

Members Health is at the leading edge of research and policy. A powerful network of industry resources and experts keeps us at the forefront of an ever-changing health sector. Our influence in driving policy is invaluable in delivering better outcomes for our alliance of health funds and their customers.

Facilitate best practice:

Unity, industry knowledge, policy expertise, transparency and respect. These underpin Members Health’s ability to ensure the best outcomes and best practice for our members. We stand for ‘Putting members’ health before profit’.

Forums and events:

Members Health hosts regular, exclusive events for its funds. These provide a valuable interchange of ideas, sharing of expertise, access to the thinking of senior government and regulatory decision-makers, innovations in service delivery and the building of relationships and collaboration.

Join a Members Health insurance fund that puts people before profits

We were previously hirmaa.

Members Health offers all the same benefits as in the past. More than 5 million health insurance policyholders enjoy competitive premiums, great benefits, value for money and across-the-board satisfaction. Members Health has built further on these with an ever-growing and ever-stronger membership. Our 26 health insurance funds across the not-for-profit, member owned, regional and community based spheres provide Members Health with unprecedented credibility and respect. As always, Members Health is focused on members’ health before profit.