News and Media Releases | Bupa (australia)
2017
25
September
2017
New research highlights how stress, nutrition, relationships, chemicals, and bacteria can play a role in a baby’s development, even before it’s born. ...
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22
September
2017
One of the pioneering figures in Indigenous civil rights, Dr Evelyn Scott, passed away this week aged 81. Dr Scott was a resident in a Bupa Aged Care home.  ...
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21
September
2017
Very high pollen readings in Victoria ahead of possible stormy weather have sparked concerns about the potential for another ‘thunderstorm asthma’ event. Bupa is urging people to have their asthma plans ready. ...
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15
September
2017
Senior clinicians are urging people not to jump to conclusions about the effects of caesarean births on children later in life, following claims made in a study by Melbourne University researchers. ...
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15
September
2017
Bupa welcomes Mr David Tune AO PSM’s independent report, Legislated Review of Aged Care 2017. We ask that reform to aged care is done in a bipartisan way. It's too important an issue to be politicised. ...
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14
September
2017
A lack of consistency in diagnosing autism spectrum disorder continues to frustrate worried families. In some cases a diagnosis can take years, delaying treatment and therapy. But it’s hoped new national guidelines could change that. ...
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12
September
2017
A musician has given a priceless gift to a 97-year-old woman who lives with dementia. Vivienne Groves’ reaction moved her family to tears when she was brought a cello hand crafted by her late father almost a hundred years ago. ...
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07
September
2017
In August we had a number of cases of influenza amongst both our residents and staff at our Bupa Eden aged care facility.  Sadly, two of our residents have died as a result of contracting the virus. ...
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01
September
2017
Former federal health ministers, top healthcare professionals and Bupa's senior leadership discuss what the future of Australia's health care system will look like. ...
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29
August
2017
Bupa's Managing Director of Health Insurance says it's time for the medical profession to get real about consumer feedback. ...
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28
August
2017
Dr Dwayne Crombie, Managing Director of Bupa's Health Insurance, responds to comments about private health insurance made by Australian Medical Association President Dr Michael Gannon at the National Press Club. ...
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21
August
2017
Figures showing a jump in private patients being treated in public hospital emergency rooms prompt the Federal Government to demand change. ...
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18
August
2017
Most people can lose weight, but why do some people keep it off while others can't? ...
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17
August
2017
Melbourne researchers have made a breakthrough in the search for a cure for peanut allergies with a new potential treatment found to have long lasting results. ...
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16
August
2017
Workplace stress is driving Australians online to find answers on how to get a better work-life balance. ...
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14
August
2017
Bupa Australia and New Zealand chief, Richard Bowden, says Australia must try and avoid what's happened to aged care funding in the UK. ...
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07
August
2017
Digital transformation and continuous improvement is a key part of our strategy at Bupa. ...
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01
August
2017
While starting a family is a time of joy and happiness it's not without its pitfalls for parents. ...
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31
July
2017
It's been a few years in the making, but the residents at Bupa Woodville in Adelaide have now moved into their brand new home. ...
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29
July
2017
Australia’s largest health insurer, Bupa, is again urging large scale reform of the health system to bring costs down and improve affordability. ...
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25
July
2017
The Federal Minister for Aged Care is encouraging more young people to think about a career caring for the elderly. ...
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22
July
2017
Bupa backs fair go as core insurance plank in attack on discrimination ...
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17
July
2017
This matter does not relate to Bupa’s Australian Health Insurance business and the four million customers we support in this country. It relates to Bupa’s international health insurance division, ‘Bupa Global’. Bupa Global is the division of Bu...
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17
July
2017
In a letter to the ANZ Journal of Surgery, Dr Chris Dalton, the National Medical Director for Bupa ANZ asks why are so many knee arthroscopies still being performed? ...
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13
July
2017
Bupa Australia New Zealand's General Manager Medical, Dr Ros Blakley, has spoken about her remarkable career,  leadership, work and family. ...
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10
July
2017
Bupa Australia New Zealand's Managing Director, Dr Dwayne Crombie, spoke to the Weekend Australian about where we're at as a community with health insurance. ...
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09
July
2017
AFL and Bupa great, Peter Hudson, has been honoured with a stand named for him in Launceston. ...
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29
June
2017
A warm welcome to our Bupa interns at the CareerTrackers Winter Kick-Off ...
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26
June
2017
Bupa wants men of all ages to look after their physical and mental health. That's why we support Men's Health Week. ...
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29
May
2017
While the health benefits of sports are well known, Bupa has released figures showing the costs of common sports injuries. ...
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