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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

New Dependents Bill promises to save young people thousands, but more is needed

The latest private health insurance reforms have passed the Australian Parliament, allowing young people to remain on their parents health cover until age 31, and… read more about New Dependents Bill promises to save young people thousands, but more is needed

Health and socioeconomic inequalities of Australian children revealed

Mirage.News writes about a new report revealing health and socioeconomic inequalities of Australian children and youth including potential years of life lost, hospital emergency visits,… read more about Health and socioeconomic inequalities of Australian children revealed

Key facts about the Medicare Benefits Schedule changes

Changes to the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) are underway and have the support of doctors, The Australian writes. The changes bring about reforms to MBS… read more about Key facts about the Medicare Benefits Schedule changes

November 29, 2021

Alarming findings by @aihw that so many of us are not getting enough sleep & the serious impact this can have on h… https://t.co/ICqssMVkTz

November 26, 2021

Just released Australian Government data reveals more people are taking out private health insurance cover. https://t.co/AWwMJVqVRr

November 24, 2021

Government data shows record number of people with health cover. Hospital Treatment cover up 63,765. Extras cover (… https://t.co/VOl9JPBzpE

November 24, 2021

The #COVID-19 pandemic has had a big impact on all of us. It is reassuring to read that not-for-profit #health insu… https://t.co/MpbFspH42y

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