News and Media Releases | Bupa (release)

2018
16
August
2018
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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15
August
2018
Health and care company Bupa have announced a one-million-dollar funding initiative for practical research that leads to improvements in mental health models of care in Australia. ...
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10
August
2018
Bupa Aged Care and the Bupa Health Foundation are supporting an Australian first trial into deadly superbugs in nursing homes that will see a team of researchers monitor the use of antibiotics. ...
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10
August
2018
Melbourne Vixen stars, Kate Maloney, Liz Watson, Emily Mannix and Renae Ingles made a trip to Bupa Therapy in West Melbourne where they were given a tour of the purpose-built centre and its equipment and technology, including the rehabilitation gymna...
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08
August
2018
Do you know what phubbing is? Or have you ever been phubbed by someone you were trying to connect with or care about? ...
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30
July
2018
Monica Attard is a Clinical Care Manager at Bupa Edithvale Aged Care and is careing for a resident with MND who has influenced her studies in her Masters of Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner. ...
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25
July
2018
Tony and Marlene Baker retired in 1995 after a life well spent of racing cars, but when Marlene was diagnosed with dementia, they had a difficult decision to make. ...
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23
July
2018
A new study highlighting major differences in outcomes for women having heart attacks compared to men is prompting calls to change treatments. ...
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23
July
2018
A pilot palliative care program has been recognised at the Bupa Global Clinical Excellence Awards. ...
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20
July
2018
Australia has produced remarkable athletes who’ve achieved great things, but for Paralympian and Bupa Kempsey Aged Care resident Terry Giddy, competition was more than setting world records. ...
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19
July
2018
This particular sleep pod has had an interesting journey to its new home; a journey of caring and sharing. ...
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16
July
2018
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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06
July
2018
​A Rotorua care home is doing its bit for the local community this winter by collecting blankets to help keep kids warm. ...
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05
July
2018
​The ABC’s 7:30 has revealed secret payments made by medical device companies to private hospitals which may contribute to increasing private health insurance premiums. ...
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04
July
2018
Claims cannabis can be used to treat a wide variety of non-cancer related painful conditions have been dealt a blow by a major new Australian study. ...
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03
July
2018
The World Health Organisation recently listed gaming addiction as a mental health condition but what does that mean for young children and adolescents? ...
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14
June
2018
Almost 30% of women who undergo breast-conserving surgery in early stage breast cancer require reoperation, involving either re-excision or a complete mastectomy, according to Australian research. ...
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07
June
2018
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
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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01
June
2018
Bupa joins forces with the Crows in a new partnership which will benefit fans as well as the wider South Australian community. ...
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31
May
2018
Improving Australia's health system through innovation saw some outstanding entries to this year's Telstra Innovation Challenge. Have a look at the winners.  ...
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28
May
2018
The main concern of our customers is the affordability of healthcare, and the impact of unexpected out-of-pocket costs. ...
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24
May
2018
Do you know what the macula is? Or what it does? Bupa Optometrist Karen Markin writes about the the leading cause of blindness in this country. ...
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23
May
2018
When one of Bupa’s teams was planning a team day, they wanted to do something to give back to the community; what better than a working bee? ...
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21
May
2018
In the lead up to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day, Bupa Edithvale in Victoria decided to do their own version of the royal wedding. ...
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18
May
2018
Does acupuncture increase the likelihood of a live birth in women undergoing IVF? No, says a new study. ...
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17
May
2018
Changing the way funding is delivered could lead to more innovation in New Zealand's aged care sector and create more individualised care, according to new research. ...
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08
May
2018
Aged care gets big boost in a budget also recognising Australians are living longer and want to stay healthy. ...
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07
May
2018
Exercise is one of the best medicines for cancer care & should be part of standard practice to counteract the effects of cancer & its treatment, says Australia’s leading oncology body. ...
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30
April
2018
113-year-old piece of history found behind bookcase at Bupa Edithvale Aged Care Home. ...
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