News and Media Releases | Bupa (release)

2018
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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24
April
2018
A new book detailing the huge impact World War One had on just one region has been released in time for Anzac Day. It's the latest work by Col Hoad, a 91-year-old Bupa Tumut resident. ...
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23
April
2018
Adam Woods wants people to think about the stereotypes people who live with a disability face everyday. ...
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23
April
2018
Bupa customers will soon be able to access increased benefits under its new Members First Platinum dental network, introduced to make dental care more affordable for our customers. ...
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20
April
2018
The race was on at Bupa Berwick to create the best pedal-powered smoothies when the Wellbeing Champions organised a special healthy treat. ...
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18
April
2018
Who can start a campfire? Who can bake better? Who can fix a bike chain? Find out in Bupa's inter-generational survey. ...
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09
April
2018
Bupa has committed to help strengthen women’s sport, announcing a new three year major partnership deal with Netball Victoria. The Victorian Netball League will also become known as the Bupa VNL. ...
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05
April
2018
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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03
April
2018
A Kids Helpline report shows more tweens are reaching out for help on major issues including anxiety, online addiction, self-harm, eating disorders and thoughts of suicide. ...
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03
April
2018
Armed with knitting needles and a variety of different coloured bales of wool, passionate residents at Bupa Glenburn Retirement Village, Auckland, are knitting communities closer together. ...
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29
March
2018
We are very disappointed in what has emerged and have expressed that to Cricket Australia. ...
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29
March
2018
How can innovative new technologies be used to improve Australia’s health system? That’s the question many tech-minded competitors will be trying to answer as part of the 2018 Telstra Innovation Challenge. ...
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29
March
2018
Deakin University researchers say according to their recent study, only 7 per cent of Australians are considered ‘healthy’, based on their health behaviour score. Find out if you’re one of them. ...
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26
March
2018
While the majority of doctors are doing the right thing, patients should be told when a doctor's fee will be higher than usual and they need to be able to know why. ...
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17
March
2018
Dr Amanda McCullough, Bond University Research Fellow, was announced as the recipient of the Emerging Health Researcher Award for 2017, at an awards breakfast in Sydney on Friday 16 March, 2018. ...
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15
March
2018
AFL Tasmania is thrilled to announce that Bupa is the new major partner, with naming rights, of the Tasmanian State League (TSL) – with the state’s premier footy competition now to be known as the Bupa TSL. ...
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15
March
2018
An inspirational 33-year-old stroke survivor is attempting to walk around the entire country on a ‘Stroll 4 Stroke’ to raise money for medical research and help teach people about the early stroke warning signs. ...
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