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2019
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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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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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25
January
2019
When Bupa Sunset Care Home caregivers introduced special Indian cultural activities a few months ago, they never realised the positive impact it would have on residents of Indian descent. ...
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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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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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16
January
2019
With the release of a new Bupa parental leave policy, extra support for people like Bianca Archibald, Bupa Merrivale Care Home Caregiver, is a ‘real bonus’ to the start of 2019. ...
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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. ...
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09
January
2019
Roger Sharp has been appointed to Bupa Australia and New Zealand's executive leadership team as the Director of Corporate Affairs. ...
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2018
31
December
2018
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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December
2018
Every year, dedicated staff at our homes ensure there’s plenty of festive cheer to go around. Without any further ado, here are some of our highlights so far and it isn’t even Christmas yet. Stay tuned for more from Bupa Aged Care! ...
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19
December
2018
Bupa today announced on average Bupa customers will receive their lowest health insurance premium increase in 17 years after the Federal Health Minister today approved an average premium increase of 2.99 per cent. This compares to an industry average...
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18
December
2018
#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 Sarah's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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December
2018
Despite advances in technology and the increasing connectedness it brings, Bupa ANZ’s Medical Services Director, Dr Tim Ross is encouraging people to put down their phone during the festive season and check in on a loved one. ...
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14
December
2018
On any given day, the residents at Bupa Aged Care Caulfield can be found hopping from Malta, to Holland, South East Asia and back again before dinner. ...
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13
December
2018
Bupa today announced Hisham El-Ansary will become Chief Executive Officer for Australia and New Zealand in April next year. The current CEO, Richard Bowden, will be stepping down after nearly two decades with the company. ...
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12
December
2018
#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 Valerie's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, yo...
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11
December
2018
Health and care company Bupa has today launched its second Reconciliation Action Plan. Developed in partnership by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and non-indigenous employees, the plan outlines Bupa’s vision to work towards health equality for...
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December
2018
The Bupa Cashmere View Retirement Village Gardening Club has 26 green-fingered people meeting monthly to discuss all aspects of gardening. ...
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05
December
2018
Congratulations to Dr Jennifer Huynh, Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute (ONJCRI) who has won the 2018 Bupa Health Foundation Emerging Health Researcher Award for her research focused on identifying new therapies for colorectal cancer using...
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05
December
2018
#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 Wadad's story.  In addition to Bupa Media, you ...
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04
December
2018
Fred Kelly looks up, pauses for a moment as a flash of emotion creases his face, returns to working on his model boat parked in the recreation room of Bupa Aged Care in Modbury where he resides. ...
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03
December
2018
Alysha Waye shares her experience interning at Bupa including working in developing accessible career pathways and the intentional actions of Inclusion at Bupa. ...
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30
November
2018
Every dog has its day, and for Hugo the greyhound, that day was filled with lots of love and delicious treats from the residents at Bupa Aged Care Bexley. ...
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29
November
2018
Four early-career researchers have received national recognition for their innovative work and commitment to improving the health of Australians and the health system. ...
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