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News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (Australia)

2024
17
April
2024
| 09:16 Australia/Melbourne
Optometrists are advising caution amidst the recent launch of a range of new Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) headsets into the market and forecasts that suggest the number of Australians using the technology could more than double to
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Bupa Health Insurance has unveiled its latest marketing campaign – ‘Good health is contagious’.
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12
April
2024
| 08:54 Australia/Melbourne
The release of Kids Helpline Impact Report for 2023 has continued to highlight the importance of providing support to children and young people in the spaces they are comfortable in.
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09
April
2024
| 14:15 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Asia Pacific (APAC) today announced Elizabeth Curran has been appointed Managing Director, Health Services.
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02
April
2024
| 07:00 Australia/Melbourne
Doctors are warning to brace for an earlier than usual flu season this year and are encouraging Australians to take action to protect themselves.
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22
March
2024
| 10:03 Australia/Melbourne
By Roger Sharp, Chief Sustainability and Corporate Affairs Officer at Bupa APAC.
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19
March
2024
| 09:30 Australia/Melbourne
By Adrian Kemp, Director (Acting) Bupa Optical and Hearing.
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18
March
2024
| 07:00 Australia/Melbourne
Baby Boomers consider themselves healthier than younger generations, with Gen Zs and Millennials saying mental health, financial stress and quality of life are impacting their overall health and wellbeing, Bupa’s annual survey reveals.
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14
March
2024
| 11:00 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has expanded its partnership with Pacific Blue in a new initiative that will provide its Australian employees with the opportunity to access savings through a carbon neutral or 100% green power electricity offer at home.[1].
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12
March
2024
| 14:09 Australia/Melbourne
We welcome the recommendations made in the Aged Care Taskforce’s Report, which aims to establish a fair and sensible roadmap for the future sustainability of aged care in Australia.  
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12
March
2024
| 11:19 Australia/Melbourne
Parents and local athletes are being advised to consider oral and general health safety as we approach the 2024 rugby and football seasons with data suggesting only 36 per cent of Australians wear a mouthguard when playing contact sport, and even
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08
March
2024
| 12:39 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Asia Pacific today announced its 2023 Financial Results, delivering a solid result and demonstrating a continued focus on our customers’ health and wellbeing and care for our residents.
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05
March
2024
| 11:42 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa today announced it will have an average premium change of 3.61% from April 1, 2024.
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01
March
2024
| 08:30 Australia/Melbourne
Flat car batteries are the biggest cause of broken-down cars nationally with new data also revealing the most common vehicles needing to be rescued from the side of the road.
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28
February
2024
| 10:30 Australia/Melbourne
The Bupa Foundation has announced two First Nations university students, Kanisha Wills and Shenea Tipungwuti, as recipients of the 2024 Dr Evelyn Scott Scholarship. 
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23
February
2024
| 12:46 Australia/Melbourne
In response to demand, Kids Helpline is set to extend their supports, with the establishment of a new counselling centre in Melbourne.
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16
February
2024
| 13:46 Australia/Melbourne
Through her battle with ovarian cancer, mum-of-three Leane Flynn, 55, fought through some of her hardest days to help raise awareness and fundraising after being told that her cancer was incurable.  Her daughter Amelia says the family continues
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13
February
2024
| 10:42 Australia/Melbourne
Black Dog Institute is proud to announce a new partnership with the Bupa Foundation to deliver a world-first program aimed at educating young people about screen usage and its impact on mental health.
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12
February
2024
| 13:32 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa today announced the launch of a new $20 million Bupa Ventures Fund to support and invest in start-ups that are focused on developing innovative models of healthcare that enable better health outcomes.
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04
February
2024
| 13:57 Australia/Melbourne
Most of us have had our lives touched by cancer. As Bupa APAC Chief Medical Officer, Dr Mark Lubliner explains, information and early intervention can help save lives.
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02
February
2024
| 09:05 Australia/Melbourne
A 15 minute skin check at work for Bupa team member, Louise McKechnie, uncovered a spot on her back that contained pre melanoma cells. She’s now starting conversations, urging us all to get checked.
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24
January
2024
| 09:25 Australia/Melbourne
Matthew Archibald, from Bupa’s wellbeing team, shares his hacks for cutting through the email noise.
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22
January
2024
| 11:59 Australia/Melbourne
Australian young people impacted by family mental illness to receive increased support following significant new funding.
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18
January
2024
| 09:43 Australia/Melbourne
Aussie parents are being encouraged to make eye tests a back-to-school priority with research suggesting more than 25 per cent of school children have been diagnosed with Myopia in Australia, an increase of 9 per cent since 2018[1].
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17
January
2024
| 13:41 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has today announced financial relief for health insurance customers who have been impacted by the devasting floods in South-East Queensland.
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2023
21
December
2023
| 13:52 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has become the first major private health insurer to propose a new funding model to all hospitals on almost 500 medical consumable items used in everyday surgeries, including glues, sponges, staples, and catheters to provide greater certainty
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18
December
2023
| 08:50 Australia/Melbourne
Indonesia is just the ticket when it comes to top international holiday spots for Aussies, followed by the USA and New Zealand, Bupa Travel Insurance data reveals.
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15
December
2023
| 12:47 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Asia Pacific (APAC) today announced that following an extensive recruitment process, Stuart Hooper, has been appointed as APAC CFO, and will join Bupa in March 2024.
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06
December
2023
| 12:19 Australia/Melbourne
Forty-one community organisations across Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) will share in almost AUD$400,000 in grants to support programs supporting local mental health and sustainability activities. 
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05
December
2023
| 09:00 Australia/Melbourne
Aussies are being urged to prioritise their health and wellbeing with research revealing more than 40 per cent feel cost or time pressures are the main barrier standing in their way[1].
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