News and Media Releases | Bupa (australia)

2019
24
March
2019
A former professional boxer living at Bupa Ashfield Aged Care has reconnected with his past and started teaching boxing classes. The fitness trend has quickly taken off in the home, with carers and residents all pulling their gloves on to join the fu...
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23
March
2019
Going “lights out” at 8.30pm Saturday March 30th is just one way you can help protect the planet for Earth Hour. Here are 10 easy things you can do to participate. ...
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22
March
2019
Bupa Health Foundation’s Dr Melina Georgousakis has been recognised for her work with ‘Franklin Women’, helping to break down barriers that prevent women from thriving in health and medical research careers. ...
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21
March
2019
For Close the Gap Day, Bupa is asking Australians to join them in signing the Charter to End Rheumatic Heart Disease and eliminate preventable deaths in Indigenous communities. ...
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20
March
2019
A new report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has provided alarming insight into the oral health of Australians, revealing the average person over 15 years old has 13 decayed missing or filled teeth. ...
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15
March
2019
A Melbourne PhD student living with cerebral palsy has made an impassioned plea to universities and ACER to help make medical school more accessible for people living with disabilities. ...
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07
March
2019
After migrating to Australia from Nepal, Sirjana Kc started her working life as cleaner and a farmer. Through sheer grit, determination and a passion for caring she's worked her way up the ladder to become the General Manager of Bupa Aged Care in Ban...
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06
March
2019
Bupa’s four million health insurance customers will have access to a range of health services and benefits as part of an important new strategic alliance with TerryWhite Chemmart (TWCM), one of Australia’s leading retail pharmacy networks. ...
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28
February
2019
After a lifetime of helping pave the way for LGBTQI rights, a Bupa Aged Care resident says this year’s Mardi Gras celebration has been one of the best yet. Craig Ralston reflects on growing up as a gay man and settling into life in aged care, as he p...
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27
February
2019
Bupa has launched a new nature-inspired ad campaign, using a colony of penguins to illustrate the powerful benefits members recieve through the Members First network. ...
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26
February
2019
When Roger Davies saw a cut on his foot, he thought nothing of it. Ultimately though, that scratch turned into an infection which in time led to the amputation of his toes. ...
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25
February
2019
Experts are now recommending Australians and New Zealanders make applying sunscreen part of their daily routine, alongside brushing their teeth. ...
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21
February
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of stories and inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Jeanne's story.  Do you share her passion? We’re hiring now!  In add...
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21
February
2019
Health insurer Bupa today announced they will provide their four million customers with coverage above the minimum requirements when they introduce the Australian Government’s Gold, Silver, Bronze and Basic cover categories from 1 July this year. ...
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15
February
2019
Tom and Yvonne Baverstock-Ward were both happily married for many years and even though both their partners had passed away, the pair never imagined they'd ever tie the knot again. At least, not until they reconnected at our aged care home Bupa Eden....
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14
February
2019
Have you ever looked at a happy older married couple and wondered what their secret is? While no two marriages are identical, Len and Hilary Board share the recipe from their 73 yearlong marriage. ...
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12
February
2019
Bupa announced today it would provide three months health insurance premium relief for eligible Townsville customers impacted by floods. ...
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08
February
2019
When our interns move on from Bupa, complete the CareerTrackers program and finish their studies at university, we know that they often go on to lead interesting lives with celebrated careers.  ...
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07
February
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of stories and inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy. Today, we're sharing Tom's story. ...
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04
February
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of stories and inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy. Today we're sharing Andrew's story.  ...
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29
January
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of stories and inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy. This is Jackie's story.  ...
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25
January
2019
Whether it’s a day spent with the family, backyard cricket or even just a dip of the toes in the pool, our aged care residents and staff at Kempsey will be celebrating diversity and traditions for Australia Day. ...
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25
January
2019
Extreme heat can be deadly, and the risk is much higher for those over 65, children, pregnant or nursing mothers, and people with certain medical conditions. Bupa GP Dr Tim Ross has urged everyone to be on alert. ...
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25
January
2019
Bupa has announced the introduction of Bupa Valuables Insurance. ...
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24
January
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of stories and inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy. This is Robbie's story.  ...
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21
January
2019
No matter what path she took, Keisha Nash knew she wanted to be a doctor. ...
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18
January
2019
A dementia diagnosis can often mean an early retirement as well as a loss of hobbies and friends but a mobile workshop is helping Bupa Aged Care residents with the disease to get back to what they know and love. ...
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15
January
2019
Bupa has teamed up with Kids Helpline to create Mumbles, a podcast where parents support parents to raise happy, healthy kids. ...
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14
January
2019
Bupa confirmed today it has been awarded a contract to provide an integrated health care system to the Australian Defence Force (ADF). ...
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10
January
2019
#BeYouAtBupa is a treasure trove of beautiful stories and insightful inspiration from within Bupa Health Insurance, Bupa Aged Care, Bupa Dental, Bupa Optical and Bupa Therapy, but today we're sharing Melanie's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, yo...
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