Health Insurance

Struggling to understand how private health insurance works, who is covered on your policy and what exactly is covered? Or are you simply struggling to understand which policy is best to suit your needs?

Reading this handy PDF compiled by the Private Health Insurance Ombusman should help answer some of your questions.

 

Is it time for universal dental care?

Is it time for universal dental care?

Is it time for universal dental care?

Calls for introduction of a Medicare-style universal insurance scheme for primary dental care.

Top Stories

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  1. Health insurance complaints soar
  1. Dentists slam private health cover
  1. Private health system blasted

Aussies dropping dental visits

Aussies dropping dental visits

Aussies dropping dental visits

Two in five Australians (39 per cent) did not visit a dentist at all last ...

Health insurers should be wary

The government needs to stop protecting private health insurers

Health insurers should be wary

The government saved private insurers, and now it needs to put them in the spotlight.

Is private health insurance a rort?

Friday Flash Poll: What’s your take on private health cover?

Is private health insurance a rort?

Enthusiasm for private health insurance is waning.

Aussies exit private health insurance

Aussies exit private health insurance

Aussies exit private health insurance

Many people are abandoning their private health insurance policies.

Bupa’s policy ‘detrimental’

Bupa’s policy ‘detrimental’

Bupa’s policy ‘detrimental’

The Ombudsman slams Bupa over dumping benefits so it can claw back costs.

Rush to quit private health cover

Rush to quit private health cover

Rush to quit private health cover

Survey finds big jump in the number of Australians abandoning their cover.

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