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

2019
07
June
2019
Sami Yalavac, Bupa's Chief Information Officer, writes about the integral role IT departments play within a business and the need for them to fully immerse themselves within a company. “We are here to deliver the company’s purpose, not deliver the te...
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16
May
2019
Bupa's Pride Network Events Lead, Ray Pastoors, blogs about his experience growing up gay and discusses the movement at Bupa to make sure everyone knows they are welcome and embraced just the way they are. ...
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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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2018
05
December
2018
Erin McLean, Wellness Manager at Bupa shares her experience this International Volunteer Day  (5 December 2018) about her team's visit to St Kilda Mums and their work helping to sort donated clothing. ...
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21
November
2018
Bupa Dentist, Dr Don Kelly has under gone pin hole gum recession training in USA under the direct supervision of Dr Chao, a certified practitioner who invented the procedure. ...
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13
November
2018
What is antibiotic resistance? Why is it a problem and how is it caused? Nirasha Parsotam, Pharmacist and Bupa’s Head of Healthcare System Strategy and Integration explains all of this and what you can do to help. ...
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24
October
2018
Jane Power, Chief Marketing and Customer Officer at Bupa is reminded each day how mental health, wellbeing and connection all go hand-in-hand. ...
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11
October
2018
Paul Zollinger-Read, Chief Medical Officer at Bupa, reminds us this World Mental Health Day that supporting good mental health is an everyday way of life. ...
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25
September
2018
Bupa CareerTracker intern Jayden Crozier, shares his experience interning at the United Nations for the 37th Human Rights Council in Geneva. ...
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21
September
2018
Accredited practicing dietitian, Rosalyn D’Angelo answers the most common question she gets asked as a dietitian at this time of the year - ‘how do I shed the winter weight?’ ...
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03
September
2018
The term ‘gut health’ has been thrown around a lot lately.  Why is your gut so important? Accredited practicing dietitian, Rosalyn D’Angelo explains what all the fuss is about. ...
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14
August
2018
Jacelyn Goh, Occupational Therapist at Bupa Therapy explains what it is an OT actually does and gives some insight into her personal journey as an OT. ...
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13
July
2018
Ever wondered how protein works and the benefits it provides our bodies after exercising? Nick Green, Sports Dietitian at Bupa provides some answers. ...
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11
July
2018
Caitlin Bennett, a Bupa intern, shares the story of her amazing great grandmother, Amelia this Naidoc week. ...
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09
July
2018
Haidee Allan, a Bupa intern, writes about social change and gender equality in Australia. At the start of Naidoc week, Haidee speaks to one of her role models, Dr Jackie Huggins about those who inspired her. ...
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22
June
2018
Australia is in the paradoxical position of collecting large amounts of high quality health data, but we don't use it as well as we could to improve community and individual health needs. 'Why not?' asks Annette Schmiede from the Bupa Health Foundati...
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18
June
2018
Dr Sally Woods, a general dentist in Wellington, New Zealand explains what made her want to become a dentist. ...
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08
June
2018
Bupa's recent Caring Week was a time for us to reflect on how we care for our people, residents, customers, communities and ourselves, writes Stephanie Carman, Bupa's Head of Change and Capability. ...
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2017
28
November
2017
Bupa's director of Brand and Customer Experience John Rizzo writes about the pressure every parent feels when it comes to spending precious time with family while balancing work and life commitments, as Bupa launches its Little Moments Matter campaig...
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15
November
2017
When Australia’s biggest health reform since Medicare came alive, we knew we could make a difference for people living with disabilities and their carers, writes Bupa's head of Corporate Affairs, Dieter Lehmann. ...
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13
November
2017
If we don’t act on the inappropriate use of antibiotics we might face a world without effective treatments to serious and deadly infections, writes Bupa's Dr Kate Haggar. ...
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15
September
2017
With many Baby Boomers entering retirement, Bupa’s Global Chief Nurse Jan Adams asks, is Australia ready? ...
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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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05
September
2017
With September being World Alzheimer’s Month, Bupa’s Head of Dementia Services, Marg Ryan, shares the top five things people living with Alzheimer’s have asked for over the years. ...
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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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25
August
2017
Listening to what our customers want is the best way to cut through the noise in private health insurance, says Justin James, Director, Customer Growth, Bupa Australia & New Zealand. ...
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24
August
2017
When diagnostic technology pairs with professional healthcare expertise, we could make a big difference to people’s health, says Dr Paul Bates, Chief Medical Officer, Bupa Australia & New Zealand. ...
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26
April
2017
Dementia-friendly cities mean people living with dementia could stay at home longer, writes Bupa New Zealand's Managing Director Jan Adams. Here's how we can make this possible. ...
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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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15
March
2017
Bupa as a large Australian health and care organisation has a big role to play in the expected transformation of our national healthcare system, writes Bupa's Marketing Director Jane Power. ...
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