News and Media Releases | Bupa (health)

2017
02
November
2017
The Federal Government says it’s looking closely at how state run hospitals are charging privately insured patients for public admissions. ...
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20
October
2017
A survey of Australian workers by health and care company Bupa has revealed a mixed scorecard when it comes to handling mental health in the workplace. ...
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13
October
2017
Bupa answers some frequently asked questions to help you understand the private health insurance reforms, announced today by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt. ...
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12
October
2017
Bupa today welcomed the private health insurance reforms made by Minister for Health, The Honourable Greg Hunt, MP, and commended the government for taking action to improve affordability and accessibility for health insurance customers. ...
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02
October
2017
As cost of living pressures mount, Bupa has revealed that the average customer could be almost $600* a year better off simply by being more selective about where they go for dental, physiotherapy and chiropractic treatments. ...
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12
September
2017
Bupa Health Foundation's Executive Leader Annette Schmiede says we need national agreement on the direction of our future health system and finding solutions will require all of us to give some ground. ...
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01
September
2017
Dr Dwayne Crombie, Managing Director Bupa Health Insurance, says while we have a great health system in Australian, it's time to look at prevention and innovative reforms to make sure it stays that way. ...
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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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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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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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05
July
2017
Bupa dietician Gemma Cosgriff spoke with 9 News about how mega portion sizes are feeding the obesity problem. ...
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28
June
2017
Are you likely to need to take out private health insurance to avoid Lifetime Health Cover loading? ...
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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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21
April
2017
Australians are turning to private health funds to combat healthcare costs, writes Dwayne Crombie, and Bupa is up to the challenge ...
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18
April
2017
Bupa is helping to provide people with choices on how and where they want to receive palliative care. ...
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10
April
2017
Listen to Dwayne Crombie, Bupa's Managing Director of Health Insurance, chat to 774 ABC Melbourne's Jon Faine ...
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03
April
2017
Listen to Bupa's Managing Director of Health Insurance Dwayne Crombie chat to 4BC's Ben Davis and answer listener questions ...
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30
March
2017
Bupa's Managing Director of Health Insurance Dwayne Crombie joined 6PR's Morning Show host Gareth Parker on 30 March 2017. ...
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10
February
2017
Watch Bupa's Managing Director Health Insurance, Dwayne Crombie, speak to Ch 10's The Project about health insurance affordability ...
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10
February
2017
Following approval by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt earlier today, Bupa announced an average health insurance premium increase of 4.9 per cent. This change will take effect from 1 April 2017. ...
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2016
17
November
2016
Making inroads in closing the gap in Indigenous health is at the heart of Gail Garvey’s research commitment. She will receive $25,000 to further her research to improve cancer treatment for Indigenous Australians after being announced as the winne...
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07
November
2016
2016 Emerging Health Researcher Award finalists announced ...
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20
October
2016
‘Always Events’ partnership continues quality, patient-first health and care collaboration ...
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19
October
2016
Managing Director of Bupa Health Insurance Dr Dwayne Crombie today made the following comments, welcoming the Federal Government's decision to reform the country's prostheses list pricing. ...
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07
October
2016
Three new Bupa hearing services have opened for Melbourne residents to test and manage their hearing health. ...
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29
July
2016
Bupa joins nib and HBF to invest in the development of Whitecoat, the leading Australian healthcare directory. Whitecoat is designed to give Australians greater transparency and convenience for their healthcare choices. With the participation b...
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15
June
2016
A new pill designed to reduce the devastating toll of heart disease and stroke in Australia and around the world received a $4.5 million boost today. ...
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