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Health Insurance & Coronavirus FAQ

Got questions about how coronavirus (COVID-19) may affect health insurance in Australia? Keep reading to learn more about how coronavirus may impact coverage, hospital waiting times, elective surgeries, and more.
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Your health insurance and coronavirus questions answered

Do I need health insurance to be treated for coronavirus?

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Will health insurance cover ambulance transport for coronavirus?

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Will my elective surgery be delayed due to coronavirus?

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Are there waiting periods for accessing coronavirus treatment through my policy?

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What level of hospital cover do I need to be covered for coronavirus treatment?

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Is coronavirus considered a pre-existing condition if I sign up for a new policy?

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Is coronavirus testing covered by my health insurance policy?

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Will I have to pay any out of pocket costs if I need to go to hospital due to coronavirus?

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