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The latest news from Doctors' Health Fund and the health insurance industry.
Managing life in today’s time poor environment can be a juggling act, especially if you have a health condition. If you have Total Extras cover, our Health Management Program benefit can assist by supporting certain treatment options recommended for you by your doctor.
We spoke with Mrs Sandi Lyons, a member of the Fund for 37 years and recent “graduate” of the program about her experience.
When it comes to understanding out of pocket expenses, knowing what treatments are covered in a health insurance policy is only half the story. The other half is about the performance of the policy.
The Federal Minister for Health, Mr. Greg Hunt, has announced the approval of Private Health Funds’ premium increases for 2017.
Health insurance premiums
The Federal Government has established its Private Health Ministerial Advisory Committee which ‘brings together key stakeholders in the private health sector to work in partnership on the development and implementation of possible reforms to private health insurance’.
It's been one of the hottest topics in the industry this year and generated plenty of media coverage.
Since the launch of the iPhone a decade ago, smartphones have revolutionised how we communicate and manage our daily lives. Whether you're a clinician or consumer, this is becoming increasingly the case in the health space.
Smartphone apps
Mobile apps
Health apps
We are pleased to provide you with an overview of enhancements to our covers, service and advocacy activities over the 2015-16 financial year (FY16).
At Doctors’ Health Fund we respect your expertise as a member of the medical community and believe good communication is central to our provision of the cover and service you expect.
Extras limits

Find out about in-home rehabilitation and how we work with Home Support Services, to provide rehabilitation services for a wide range of conditions and procedures.

Take advantage of our new 'Osteoarthritis Healthy Weight For Life™ Program' and stand up to joint pain.