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.
Does My Health Insurance Cover Gym Membership?
Getting to the gym and working up a sweat is something most of us aspire to. But not all of.........Read More
Is Laser Eye Surgery covered by Private Health Insurance?
Laser eye surgery can drastically improve vision and relieve the day-to-day hassle of wearing glasses or contact lenses.......Read More
Does Private Health Cover Reconstructive Surgery?
Key Points Plastic surgery encompasses a wide range of procedures – many of which are cosmetic. Health funds usual......Read More
What are the changes to private health insurance in 2020?
2019 and 2020 are big years for private health insurance, because the long-discussed reforms will come into effect. But ......Read More
Gold Tier – Health Insurance Cover & Reforms Guide
Australian health insurance becomes more expensive every year, but that doesn’t mean the benefits are going up. There ......Read More
Silver Tier – Health Insurance Cover & Reforms Guide
If you’re tired of comparing apples with oranges when it comes to your health insurance, the government is looking to.......Read More
Bronze Tier – Health Insurance Cover & Reforms Guide
On 1 April 2019 a new product tier system will be introduced for hospital cover. This will make policies easier.........Read More
Basic Tier – Health Insurance Cover & Reforms Guide
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
Does Optical Private Health Insurance Cover Eye Exams?
If you need glasses, you’ll know how expensive a new set of frames can be! Especially if you have a.........Read More
Guide to Family Health Insurance & Private Health Cover
Raising children is expensive enough without adding high medical costs on top, which is why most Australian families hav......Read More
Does Private Health Insurance cover Cosmetic Surgery Procedures?
Thinking of undergoing cosmetic surgery? You may be wondering whether you’ll receive financial assistance from your he......Read More
Best Private Health Cover for Athletes & Sports Players
Are you an avid sports player? Do you consider yourself an athlete? If so, odds are you have at least.........Read More
Public vs Private Healthcare: Advantages & Disadvantages
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 know how.......Read More
Compare Medicare vs. Private Health Insurance for IVF
For couples trying to conceive, working through issues of infertility can be frustrating, stressful, and heartbreaking. ......Read More
How Does Health Insurance Extras Cover Work?
Extras cover, which is also known as general or ancillary cover, provides cover for the routine treatments that Aussies ......Read More
Overseas Visitor Health Cover: Students, 457 & 458 Visas
Although Australia has a Medicare system to provide universal healthcare for residents, visitors are not always eligible......Read More
A guide to private health insurance and orthodontics
If you’ve ever looked into the cost of getting braces or teeth straightened, the shock of the cost can be.........Read More
Ambulance Cover Australia: NSW | SA | VIC | WA | ACT
Imagine the terror that comes with an emergency, from calling 000 to seeing your loved one packed away in an.........Read More
Your complete guide to private hospital cover
By its name alone, you probably have a good idea about what hospital cover is all about. But to get.........Read More
Guide to Dental Health Cover & Insurance in Australia
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
Medicare vs Private Health Cover for Cancer Treatment
Cancer affects people all over the world, and Australia is no different. Cancer has likely touched your life in one.........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