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NSW latest coronavirus data as at 24 April
Australian Health Protection Principal Committee statement on restoration of elective surgery
Crozier – Victorians with private health hospital cover pushed aside
Private and public hospitals in NT and SA authorised to cooperate on COVID-19 response
Dentists now have new item number for telehealth consultations
Private health insurers to cooperate on COVID-19 coverage and deferral of premiums
Health funds must inform members of windfall gains
Private health funds to reap $5 billion pandemic windfall
Migrant women at risk of stillbirth during first two years in Australia
Pause health insurance payments & abolish PHI rebate: Greens
Huge Expansion Of Our Health System To Fight Coronavirus
Australian Government partnership with private health sector secures 30,000 hospital beds and 105,000 nurses and staff, to help fight COVID-19…
Telehealth For All Great, Except Non Medicare Eligible People: Not Good
Australians could die if Private hospitals close
Freeing up public hospitals to cope with COVID-19
National Cabinet is acting on advice of Australian Health Protection Principal Committee that from 11
COVID-19: Emergency laws introduced to parliament to boost community safety
Psychologists welcome health fund telehealth support of Australians’ mental health during COVID-19 outbreak
‘New benchmark’ for hospital-to-home care
NECA NSW and ETU NSW collaborate to keep sites open, support jobs and businesses and secure
AMA Federal Council – COVID-19 Communiqué
Putting palliative patients first a winning model
RACGP pushes back against Pharmacy Guild power grab
Aussies encouraged to check their private health insurance cover
Private health insurance premiums rise despite growing exclusions
APRA releases general insurance statistics for December 2019
APRA releases superannuation statistics for December 2019
Value of private health insurance must be addressed
APRA releases quarterly private health insurance statistics for December 2019
Delivering Better Patient Services
Private health care industry calls out ‘inflammatory’ and ‘dangerous’ comments
APRA to release additional housing market data
Taking action on Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Royal Commission – Recommendations 3.9, 4.12, 6.6, 6.7 &
Effective incentives key to private health insurance uptake
APRA publishes executive accountability statements
APRA launches Westpac investigation and increases capital requirement add-ons to $1 billion
APRA modernises prudential standard on banking credit risk management
APRA imposes licence conditions on Avanteos over fees charged to dead members
APRA flags setting countercyclical capital buffer at non-zero default level
APRA proposes new capital framework for private health insurance
More transparency for private and public health and aged care facilities
A blueprint to rein in doctors’ bills, reduce hospital costs, and cut private health insurance premiums
APRA releases quarterly private health insurance statistics for September 2019
Government must do better
APRA unveils MySuper heatmap
Fewer people delaying seeing GPs
Small change could make huge difference to mental health care access
Private health insurance reform needs a non-partisan solution