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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

NSW public hospitals “struggling to cope with current demand”, says AMA

Just over a quarter of NSW public hospital patients – 27.6 per cent – were not treated within the clinically recommended time, an increase of… read more about NSW public hospitals “struggling to cope with current demand”, says AMA

September 20, 2021

Over the last 5 years the alliance of Members Health insurance funds have attracted more than 400,000 new people to… https://t.co/GeIWU3yx4I

September 17, 2021

Westfund Health Insurance has announced the return of $5.1M to members. “As a member-owned, not-for-profit health… https://t.co/gV2dZxOvEl

September 16, 2021

The 'looming crisis' in Australia’s public #health care system is driving more Australians to take out private cove… https://t.co/fNdQHwUE9f

September 15, 2021

Great so many more younger Australians choosing to be with a health insurance fund run for people, not for profits.… https://t.co/SQqkum8A7X

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