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News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (health,release,health,news)

2021
05
March
2021
| 12:33 Australia/Melbourne
Around 44% of Australians have private health insurance which gives them valuable choice in when and where they receive care and by whom. ...
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04
March
2021
| 09:54 Australia/Melbourne
Customers taking part in the first ever Bupa supported healthy weight trial, have taken significant strides forward in their weight-loss journey with almost one third of participants reporting a drop of 5 per cent or more of their starting weight. ...
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02
March
2021
| 16:19 Australia/Melbourne
With many customers choosing policies based on important hospital cover levels and benefits for popular Extras like optical, physiotherapy and psychology; customers can also support their health and wellbeing through a broader range of health and wel...
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01
March
2021
| 17:33 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa ANZ CEO Hisham El-Ansary today welcomed the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety’s Final Report (“the Report”) as a once-in-a-generation opportunity for true industry reform. Bupa is currently working through the Report’s 148 recom...
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01
March
2021
| 09:27 Australia/Melbourne
Local Noosa children are participating in a program focused on combining traditional and contemporary Sunshine Coast culture, sustainability and healthy lifestyle practices through feel-good surf dance lessons. ...
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24
February
2021
| 11:31 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Dental Corporation (BDC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Cathryn Madden as Head Dentist. As part of the role, Dr Madden will be responsible for the oversight of clinical governance, safety and care across 221 practices in Bupa’s den...
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23
February
2021
| 12:44 Australia/Melbourne
More than 2.2 million Bupa customers will receive a $200 increase to their mental health Extras limits until 31 December 2021 as Australians continue to grapple with the health, financial and social uncertainties brought about by the COVID-19 pandemi...
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17
February
2021
| 18:03 Australia/Melbourne
The Victorian Government has confirmed the end of the five day lockdown and easing of stage 4 restrictions will commence as scheduled at 11.59pm, Wednesday 17 February. This will mean Victorian stores, clinics and aged care homes will reopen Thursday...
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16
February
2021
| 15:17 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has announced it will shift to using 100 per cent recyclable paper bags in its Optical stores around Australia. This will take around 100,000 bags out of landfill each year. ...
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12
February
2021
| 12:23 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa announced today that it will offer disaster relief packages to support customers affected by the devastating Wooroloo bushfire. ...
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02
February
2021
| 14:30 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Dental Corporation (BDC) has been re-awarded full accreditation in line with Australia’s National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards. ...
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25
January
2021
| 15:03 Australia/Melbourne
Australian parents are encouraged to have their children’s eyes tested ahead of the new school year, on the back of 2020 which featured significantly increased screen time due to online learning and more time spent at home. ...
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22
January
2021
| 16:30 Australia/Melbourne
With many parts of Australia set to experience high temperatures over the coming days, Australians are urged to be proactive in preventing heat-related illnesses with elderly people encouraged to be even more cautious. ...
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2020
30
December
2020
| 19:19 Australia/Melbourne
To continue to protect against the spread of COVID-19, the NSW Government has announced further changes to visiting rules for residential aged care facilities in NSW. ...
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19
December
2020
| 14:14 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa is offering more end-of-life care choices for Melburnians by giving customers the option to receive personalised palliative care services delivered in the comfort and privacy of their own home. ...
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17
December
2020
| 10:43 Australia/Melbourne
As Australians prepare themselves for a busy lead up to Christmas, Bupa is helping its health insurance customers save on their festive season shopping by encouraging healthy eating. ...
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15
December
2020
| 10:41 Australia/Melbourne
In a year that has demonstrated the global impact of the work health and medical researchers, Dr Jin Han of The Black Dog Institute has been named the 2020 Bupa Health Foundation Emerging Health Researcher. ...
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15
December
2020
| 10:33 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Health Foundation has recognised some of Australia’s finest early career researchers through the Emerging Health Researcher Awards. ...
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03
December
2020
| 16:29 Australia/Melbourne
The much-anticipated Bupa Health Insurance and Bupa Optical & Hearing store in Wagga Wagga officially opened doors for the first time today, welcoming customers into the new format store. ...
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01
December
2020
| 12:49 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has welcomed the decision by the Federal Government to make telehealth a permanent part of the Medicare system. ...
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30
November
2020
| 16:40 Australia/Melbourne
A new initiative hopes to bring children back into the city to see their very own Melbourne-themed art translated into a large and colourful installation by local artist Beci Orpin. ...
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24
November
2020
| 10:20 Australia/Melbourne
You’ve probably heard and seen a lot in the media about promising results from research trials of different COVID-19 vaccines, but with so much information, it can be difficult to separate the facts from the myths. ...
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24
November
2020
| 08:39 Australia/Melbourne
With COVID-19 expected to remain a threat in Australia for some time, Bupa has released a new framework for care homes operating in a ‘COVID-normal’ environment. ...
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19
November
2020
| 09:26 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa ANZ Chief Information Officer, Sami Yalavac has been named as Australia’s 15th most outstanding technology leader in the CIO50 2020, a globally respected list which celebrates the achievements of Australia's top 50 senior technology and digital ...
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18
November
2020
| 18:19 Australia/Melbourne
As COVID-19 cases continue to grow in South Australia, the State Government has announced new restrictions. Here’s what they mean to our customers. ...
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17
November
2020
| 15:34 Australia/Melbourne
While the latest health insurance figures from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) reveal a challenging outlook for health insurers, the number of Victorian Bupa customers preparing to have elective surgery is almost 3 per cent high...
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04
November
2020
| 16:23 Australia/Melbourne
Dr Myles Young explains how his life has changed since winning the 2019 Bupa Health Foundation Emerging Health Researcher Award. Submissions for the 2020 Award are now open. ...
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04
November
2020
| 09:17 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has been ranked as one of the world’s best employers in Forbes’ annual ‘World’s Best Employers survey which asked participants to rate their satisfaction with their employers’ COVID-19 responses and score them on gender equality, social responsi...
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28
October
2020
| 10:26 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has commenced the reopening of its Victorian Health Insurance stores with strict hygiene and social distancing measures in place to protect customers and staff. All of Bupa’s retail stores across Australia will be open for business by Thursday 5...
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27
October
2020
| 11:41 Australia/Melbourne
There are a lot of good generic resources out there to help people look after their mental wellbeing, but what about advice tailored for dentists? As part of October’s Mental Health Month, we spoke with a psychologist for her top tips specific for de...
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