Medicare

Medicare AustraliaMedicare is Australia’s health care system that ensures all Australians have access to low-cost medical, optometrical and hospital care. YourLifeChoices Medicare page provides you with the latest news and updates including covered health services and programs.

Whether you are after information on claiming your Medicare payments online, how government private health insurance rebates work or even how to get your doctor's appointments bulk billed, you are in the right place.

What’s not covered by Medicare?

What’s not covered by Medicare?

What’s not covered by Medicare?

What’s not covered by Medicare and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme?

Top Stories

  1. Medicare rebate freeze to be lifted
  1. DHS threatens ‘Save Medicare’ man
  1. Medicare rebate cheques to end
  1. Saving Medicare
  1. New Medicare package announced

Is healthcare a two-tiered system?

Is healthcare a two-tiered system?

Is healthcare a two-tiered system?

Senior economist Matt Grudnoff reveals who the healthcare burden is hurting the most.

Doctors trade blows over privacy

Professor Kerryn Phelps

Doctors trade blows over privacy

Experts disagree on whether Australians should share private medical information.

Medicare rebate is sick: GPs

Medicare rebate is sick and must be lifted, say GPs

Medicare rebate is sick: GPs

Doctors lobby for an increase to allow them to spend more time with patients.

Medicare deception revealed

Medicare deception revealed

Medicare deception revealed

New investigation reveals DHS knew private Medicare details were for sale.

Medicare scare prompts review

Medicare scare prompts review

Medicare scare prompts review

The Government launches an independent review into Medicare accessibility.

Are your Medicare details for sale?

Are your Medicare details for sale?

Are your Medicare details for sale?

A popular site for illegal products offers Medicare details for $30.

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