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Delayed health procedures threaten ‘shadow pandemic’ in NSW

Health insurers are bracing for an increase in complex NSW hospitalisations once COVID-19 restrictions end. New research by Members Health, the peak body for Australia’s… read more about Delayed health procedures threaten ‘shadow pandemic’ in NSW

More Australians choose to go private to avoid long public hospital waits

The looming crisis in Australia’s public health care system is driving more Australians to take out private cover to avoid massive waiting lists for important… read more about More Australians choose to go private to avoid long public hospital waits

Not-for-profit health insurers committed to returning value to members as pandemic drives participation all-time high

Private health insurance participation across Australia has hit a new all-time high. APRA figures show the number of people with hospital treatment cover increased 46,403… read more about Not-for-profit health insurers committed to returning value to members as pandemic drives participation all-time high

Australia’s mixed public-private health care system tops OECD for outcomes

The world-leading performance of Australia’s health care system has once again been acknowledged in the latest report by US-based research foundation, The Commonwealth Fund. The… read more about Australia’s mixed public-private health care system tops OECD for outcomes

Private insurers say prosthesis price gouging must end: The Australian

Exclusive Members Health research has revealed Australians with private health insurance are forking out more than $780 million for overpriced medical devices and implants, The Australian… read more about Private insurers say prosthesis price gouging must end: The Australian

Young Australians turn to health cover they can trust

Thousands of younger Australians are turning to not-for-profit and member owned health insurers as the value of having fast access to high quality care and… read more about Young Australians turn to health cover they can trust

October 20, 2021

Health insurers are bracing for an increase in complex NSW hospitalisations once COVID-19 restrictions end.… https://t.co/fPodAYW6rz

October 19, 2021

Good news for south-east Queensland region which is set to benefit from a $40.5 million redevelopment of St Andrew’… https://t.co/dobsp5PZVX

October 14, 2021

RT @healthdirectAU: Australia is hitting vaccination targets, which hopefully means the end of lockdowns. But what if, instead of feeling e…

October 14, 2021

Great to see not for profit health fund HCF giving back to their members. A fund run for people, not for profits.… https://t.co/aeP1zaQvVN

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