The latest news from Doctors' Health Fund and the health insurance industry.
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.
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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.
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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.
When you are discussing treatment options with a patient and they tell you they have private health insurance, do either of you know what the policy actually covers them for?
Undeniably the safety and quality of healthcare is an important issue, but we should not allow a unilateral portrayal of adverse events to dominate the important discussion of healthcare funding.
By discouraging members from choosing their own provider, many health funds are doing them a big disservice.
The Federal Government’s four-year freeze on the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) is a bitter pill for doctors to swallow and in some cases, disillusioned patients.