Private health insurance reforms - How will it affect me?

March 26, 2019| Healthcare News /

So you might have heard that private health insurance covers are changing, but what does this mean for you?

Government reforms help make private health insurance easier for our patients to choose the best cover for them and their families.

Most of the reforms come into effect from 1 April 2019, but some are already underway.

The reforms include the following changes:

Health insurers have until 1 April 2020 to introduce new Gold, Silver, Bronze and Basic tiers for their hospital policies.

If you already have private health insurance, your insurer will send specific information about your policy, or you can view new policies here.

Find out more about the reforms

More information at: privatehealth.gov.au



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