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Health Insurance News

29/11/2016 - 8:15am

Have you ever tried to compare all of the possible private health insurance plans on the market? It's virtually impossible. Even if you do find a plan that you think could work for you, you're never sure that it's the absolute best one out there.

25/11/2016 - 1:02pm

When you're trying to employ the top talent in your industry from overseas, you need to ensure you have everything in order. This is not just applicable on the business end, but also to the employee that you are attempting to bring into Australia.

25/11/2016 - 12:57pm

Are you losing out on top talent in your field because your business doesn't offer the best benefits? You might not have the best corporate health insurance plan available, while competitors do. For a prospective hire choosing between your company and another, they will go for the one that benefits them the most.

25/11/2016 - 12:32pm

When your business takes out a corporate health insurance plan, you're going to want to know that you're making a good return on your investment. This isn't necessarily in financial form, but in employee performance. Over time, the improved health of your employees, thanks to the business health insurance benefits, will lead to better business performance - thus financial returns.

08/11/2016 - 9:30am

On October 19, the Federal Government released a statement about the incorrect pricing of medical devices to private Australian patients. This correction is being touted as a major step toward a sustainable private health insurance industry, according to an October 19 media release from Private Healthcare Australia (PHA).

02/11/2016 - 9:21am

The benefits of offering employees a corporate health plan are something that it seems have not been made clear enough to employers. For whatever reason, there are some common misconceptions about them, or that there is an element of confusion about what a corporate health plan is amongst business owners. 

28/09/2016 - 11:40am

Australian start-up Curo Technologies has received $1 million from the Hospitals Contribution Fund (HCF) to promote the use of advanced health monitoring systems in the homes of elderly Australians. Could it be the start of a new direction for your health insurance?

21/09/2016 - 2:43pm

A recent report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) reveals that one in six Australians suffer from chronic back problems. While the drawbacks of frequent, consistent, chronic pain on any part of the body are obvious, the reality is that the negative effects of these issues stretch well beyond just pain: They can affect your ability to work, your mental health and your overall health as well.

19/09/2016 - 1:53pm

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has released a new report on the communal health of Australia as a whole. Let's take a look at some of the most significant findings, and how it might affect your private health insurance needs.

19/09/2016 - 10:45am

Expatriate health insurance offers your overseas workers and their families the confidence to work safely and efficiently in foreign countries; including those where health infrastructure may be of poor quality or even non-existent. Such benefits can translate into better outcomes for your business both before and during medical emergencies - is it time you invested in one?