About Health Insurance

There are many reasons why people take out private health insurance. They are generally seeking peace of mind - the security of knowing they can get access to the right level of care and treatment they require while being financially protected. Key benefits of private health insurance include:

  • Choice of surgeon/doctor
  • Choice of hospital
  • Shorter waiting periods for hospitalisation
  • Ambulance cover in some states
  • Extras Cover which includes a range of services from dentists, physiotherapists, chiropractors, natural therapists etc.

Additionally, consumers have also been encouraged to purchase private health cover by a range of government initiatives including Lifetime Health Cover, the Australian Government Rebate and the Medicare Levy Surcharge.

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