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

2020
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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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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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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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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14
September
2020
| 12:12 Australia/Melbourne
In a South Australian first, eligible Bupa members[1] can access comprehensive care for hip or knee joint replacement surgery, with zero out of pocket-costs[2].     ...
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19
August
2020
| 16:43 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has announced it will defer the premium increase scheduled for 1 October for a further six months for any customers on the Federal Government’s COVID-19 JobKeeper and JobSeeker support packages. ...
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29
March
2020
| 18:48 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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2019
07
December
2019
| 19:52 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
| 15:32 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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24
June
2019
| 11:28 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
| 18:55 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
| 09:59 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
| 09:34 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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02
April
2019
| 12:15 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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28
March
2019
| 15:04 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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27
February
2019
| 14:26 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
| 09:52 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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12
February
2019
| 10:25 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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2018
31
December
2018
| 11:58 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
| 11:18 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
| 11:16 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa answers some frequently asked questions to help you understand the private health insurance premium changes announced today. ...
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31
October
2018
| 12:04 Australia/Melbourne
Patients will now be able to look up the average cost of a hospital medical procedure, such as a hip replacement or childbirth, and also the likely out-of-pocket medical fees they may face thanks to a new online calculator developed by Bupa. ...
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16
October
2018
| 13:55 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa answers some frequently asked questions to help you understand the private health insurance reforms, announced today by Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt. ...
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16
August
2018
| 17:56 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa today announced it would help Australian farmers impacted by the drought by providing health insurance premium relief for up to six months. ...
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16
July
2018
| 14:07 Australia/Melbourne
Health insurer Bupa says it welcomes any change to private health insurance that makes it easier for the customer to understand and make appropriate decisions regarding their health insurance. ...
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07
June
2018
| 09:41 Australia/Melbourne
What is the Bupa Medical Gap Scheme? The Bupa Medical Gap Scheme is designed to reduce the medical costs you need to pay for treatment when you’re admitted to hospital. If your doctor or specialist uses our scheme, you’ll never pay more than $500 ...
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07
June
2018
| 05:00 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa says it will be contacting customers to ensure they've understood previously announced changes regarding the removal of minimum benefits paid for some services, highlighting what the change involves and how affected customers can upgrade if they...
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05
June
2018
| 09:00 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has strengthened its ties with the local community in Melbourne’s west, with in-store language support for Vietnamese and Hindi speakers at a new store in Sunshine. ...
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05
April
2018
| 12:28 Australia/Melbourne
Consumers are being left in the dark by hospitals and specialists when it comes to out-of-pocket costs, according to a report by a prominent consumer group. ...
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