Insurance Guides: By Cover Type
There are so many options out there these days, you can get lost in it all. Whether you’re wondering about your cover options, or downright confused about health insurance, we have you sorted.
Browse our handy guides below, and for more tools & tips, check out our other categories or compare health insurance policies here.
Will health insurance cover my gym membership?
Getting to the gym and working up a sweat is something most of us aspire to. But not all of.........Read More
Does health insurance cover laser eye surgery?
Laser eye surgery can drastically improve vision and relieve the day-to-day hassle of wearing glasses or contact ......Read More
Private Health Insurance for Reconstructive Surgery
Key Points Plastic surgery encompasses a wide range of procedures – many of which are cosmetic. Health funds usual......Read More
2019 Health Reforms: What changes can we expect?
2019 is a big year for private health insurance, because the long-discussed reforms will come into effect. But what are.......Read More
2019 Health Reforms: Gold Health Insurance Policies
Australian health insurance becomes more expensive every year, but that doesn’t mean the benefits are going up. There ......Read More
2019 Health Reforms: Silver health insurance policies
If you’re tired of comparing apples with oranges when it comes to your health insurance, the government is looking to.......Read More
2019 Health Reforms: Bronze health insurance policies
On 1 April 2019 a new product tier system will be introduced for hospital cover. This will make policies easier.........Read More
2019 Health Reforms: Basic health insurance policies
Under the current health cover system, insurers are able to determine which benefits to include and exclude across all o......Read More
Your Guide to Hospital Cover in Australia
Medicare is fantastic for those who can’t afford or do not choose to purchase private health cover. In saying this,.........Read More
Optical Health Insurance: What Does it Cover?
If you need glasses, you’ll know how expensive a new set of frames can be! Especially if you have a.........Read More
Health Insurance for Families
Raising children is expensive enough without adding high medical costs on top, which is why most Australian families hav......Read More
Will Private Health Insurance Cover My Cosmetic Surgery?
Thinking of undergoing cosmetic surgery? You may be wondering whether you’ll receive any assistance from your health i......Read More
Private Health Insurance for Athletes and Sports Players
Are you an avid sports player? Do you consider yourself an athlete? If so, odds are you have at least.........Read More
Is Medicare Enough? Public vs. Private Health Care: Know Which is Right for You [2020 Update]
Thinking about private health insurance but not sure where to start? Can you get by with Medicare or do you.........Read More
4 Treatments Your Family Needs on Their Health Cover
Deciding what to include in your health insurance cover can be very confusing and many families simply don’t kn......Read More
Trying for a Baby? Compare Health Cover for Fertility Treatment
For couples trying to conceive, working through issues of infertility can be frustrating, stressful, and heartbreaking. ......Read More
Your Guide to Extras Cover in Australia
Extras cover, which is also known as general or ancillary cover, provides cover for the routine treatments that Aussies ......Read More
Overseas Visitor Health Coverage
Although Australia has a Medicare system to provide universal healthcare for residents, visitors are not always eligible......Read More
Orthodontics and Private Health Insurance
Orthodontia is a form of dentistry that focuses on studying and treating issues such as improper bites, tooth irregulari......Read More
What is ambulance cover? Everything you need to know
Imagine the terror that comes with an emergency, from calling 000 to seeing your loved one packed away in an.........Read More
Hospital cover: Everything you need to know
If you fall sick and need professional treatment, you’re likely to end up relying on one of two healthcare systems..........Read More
Private Health Insurance and Dental
Medicare covers a wide range of medical procedures for Australians, but the biggest blind spot comes in the area of.........Read More
Hospital Cover, Extras Cover, Or Combined Cover? Know Your Needs!
In Australia, we are fortunate enough to have an extremely efficient public health care system in the form of Medicare........Read More
Health Insurance for Cancer
Cancer affects people all over the world, and Australia is no different. Cancer has likely touched your life in........Read More
Does Health Insurance Cover Natural and Alternative Therapies?
While medical science is advancing rapidly, many people still seek the same treatments as our ancestors. We call these p......Read More