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News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (health-cost,coverage,health-cost,health-insurance)

2020
29
March
2020
| 09:48 Australia/Melbourne
Australia’s largest health insurer, Bupa, announced today it would be delaying the annual 1 April premium increase for all customers for six months. ...
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13
March
2020
| 23:59 Australia/Melbourne
Amy Gobert, her family and the team at the Bupa Bankstown aged care home celebrated her 105th birthday this week. ...
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2019
07
December
2019
| 09:52 Australia/Melbourne
Health insurer Bupa today announced that members’ premiums will increase by an average of 3.26 per cent from 1 April 2020. ...
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10
September
2019
| 07:32 Australia/Melbourne
Two seniors who had a chance encounter at a Bupa Health Insurance store have had a fairy-tale ending. When Peter Gale noticed the lady in front of him in the queue was vision impaired, he offered his assistance. The rest, as they say, is history. ...
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07
September
2019
| 01:13 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Australia & New Zealand CEO Hisham El Ansary spoke with 2GB radio host Steve Price about dropping the ball within certain Bupa Aged Care homes, improvements which are currently being made and leadership changes within the business. ...
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13
August
2019
| 07:38 Australia/Melbourne
A report released by the Australia’s Health 2040 taskforce delivers a case for reforms to ensure health system sustainability and improved quality of life for all Australians. ...
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06
August
2019
| 02:23 Australia/Melbourne
A determined 95 year old golfer from NSW has had a remarkable return to the green after breaking his leg on four separate occasions. He says it wouldn't have been possible without regular physio and a caring team at Bupa Aged Care. ...
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24
June
2019
| 03:28 Australia/Melbourne
Australia is becoming a nation reliant on spare parts and tune ups for our bodies with health insurer Bupa revealing knee and hip replacements were the most expensive claim items in 2018. ...
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03
June
2019
| 10:55 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa's Managing Director Dr Dwayne Crombie has weighed in on a new independent report highlighting the urgent need for change within Australia's health system. ...
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21
May
2019
| 01:59 Australia/Melbourne
With the federal election result settled, health insurers say they’re focussed on providing value for members and keeping costs down.  ...
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26
April
2019
| 01:34 Australia/Melbourne
Health insurer Bupa is driving down costs for customers with a range of initiatives including the Members First Extras Network and discounts for those under 30. ...
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18
April
2019
| 14:42 Australia/Melbourne
Easter came early to Bupa Aged Care Rangeville when excited children from the local kindergarten arrived for an Easter Egg hunt. Seven News Toowomba came along to cover the story.  ...
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09
April
2019
| 06:29 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Aged Care Bankstown featured on the front page of the Canterbury-Bankstown express newspaper in an article about the joy experienced when Western Sydney Wanderers players turned up to teach residents how to play football darts. ...
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02
April
2019
| 05:19 Australia/Melbourne
Sarah Jane Tasker from The Australian reports on changes Bupa has made to the way it incentivises customer facing staff, in the wake of the Banking Royal Commission.  Bupa's Director of Customer Growth, Justin James, told the paper that while it's...
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02
April
2019
| 03:15 Australia/Melbourne
For the first time in almost 20 years, Bupa Health Insurance customers can now choose a higher hospital excess in return for a lower premium. Customers under 30 will also automatically start receiving new aged-based discounts.  ...
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01
April
2019
| 08:15 Australia/Melbourne
Melbourne rapper Bruce Edmonds Junior, better known as "MC Junior", was told he'd never walk again - let alone get back on the stage - when he experienced a severe stroke in 2014. 5 years on, not only is he walking, he's returned to doing the one ...
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28
March
2019
| 05:04 Australia/Melbourne
Health insurer Bupa announced today that incentives for customer-facing employees will principally focus on value-add conversations and meeting customer needs. This is a shift further away from the traditional sales only framework.  ...
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08
March
2019
| 01:47 Australia/Melbourne
For International Women's Day, the Macleay Argus profiled Sidonie Davies, one of the dedicated carers at Bupa Aged Care Kempsey. Sidonie began her career in the kitchen and laundry of the aged care home, and has since achieved her dream of becoming a...
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27
February
2019
| 04:26 Australia/Melbourne
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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21
February
2019
| 23:52 Australia/Melbourne
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
| 01:17 Australia/Melbourne
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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12
February
2019
| 00:25 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa announced today it would provide three months health insurance premium relief for eligible Townsville customers impacted by floods. ...
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04
January
2019
| 00:42 Australia/Melbourne
Though it was billed as a car show, the event held at our Bankstown aged care home was also a chance for our residents to take a trip back in time.    ...
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2018
31
December
2018
| 01:58 Australia/Melbourne
With 2018 drawing to a close, we're revisiting the best Bupa News stories of the year. These are some of the stories that inspired us, spurred us to action, and made us feel grateful and humbled to work at Bupa.  ...
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19
December
2018
| 01:18 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa today announced on average Bupa customers will receive their lowest health insurance premium increase in 17 years after the Federal Health Minister  approved an average premium increase of 2.99 per cent. This compares to an industry average of 3...
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19
December
2018
| 01:16 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa answers some frequently asked questions to help you understand the private health insurance premium changes announced today. ...
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14
December
2018
| 01:38 Australia/Melbourne
Christmas came early for residents at Bupa Aged Care Portland as they broke bread, sang songs, wore Santa hats and tinsel earrings while celebrating the holidays. ...
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04
December
2018
| 22:43 Australia/Melbourne
Surrounded by a racecourse in Morphettville, Adelaide, is a unique equestrian centre that's providing pony assisted therapy visits to residents at Bupa Aged Care, some of whom have special care needs and are living with dementia. Read all about it in...
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03
December
2018
| 05:00 Australia/Melbourne
If you stay 'belly down' on your surfboard, you will never be able to stand up and 'catch' the wave. Phyllis O'Donnell acknowledged the barrier as a woman to surfing in the 60s', and then set to work on breaking through the barrels and barriers by st...
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01
November
2018
| 02:59 Australia/Melbourne
Having a whale of a time took on a whole new meaning after residents from Bupa Aged Care in Eden went on a whale watching cruise. ...
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