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A guide to hospital insurance and what it covers

27 February, 2020 by Jasmine Leete

Private hospital cover gives flexibility and choice to determine your own healthcare needs, such as who you’re treated by, when the treatment occurs and what hospital it occurs in.


Incentives key to private health insurance uptake

22 January, 2020

Want more people to take out private health insurance? Offer effective incentives, says the Australian Private Hospitals Association (APHA).


2019 Federal Budget — what’s in it for us?

03 April, 2019

We summarise the key budgetary measures being offered to the health- and aged-care sectors.


Easing your patients' financial stress

17 December, 2018 by April Wilson

Patients experiencing financial toxicity on top of their health issues find it harder to recover. There are simple ways to ease the burden.


Cancer patients out of pocket up to $22,000

11 June, 2018

Lower medical fees and greater transparency would reduce the financial burden of people battling cancer.


Medical research boosted by Budget

10 May, 2018

The Australian medical research sector receives a significant boost from the Budget. Ultimately, patients will benefit.


Healthcare developments: A great investment

28 August, 2017

Australia's resilient economy combined with the strategic location in proximity to Asia, makes this country one of the best opportunities on the planet for investment.


What the 2017–18 federal Budget means for aged care

14 July, 2017 by Sean Rooney, CEO, LASA

The 2017–18 federal Budget comes as a relief after previous federal Budgets have seen cuts to aged care funding and associated programs.


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