News and Media Releases | Bupa (release)

2018
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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08
March
2018
Bupa’s new purpose-built Therapy Centre was officially launched by the Minister for Social Services, Dan Tehan MP in West Melbourne today. ...
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07
March
2018
Bupa has reassured health insurance customers they will still be able to use the Medical Gap Scheme in public hospitals under the new changes, if they pre-book their treatment as a private patient at least two working days before admission.  ...
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05
March
2018
There has been a lot of discussion about changes Bupa has announced to the ‘Medical Gap Scheme’, with many of our customers asking what it means for their cover. Here are answers to some of the most common questions. ...
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05
March
2018
The scaremongering around ‘managed care’ could not be further from the truth.  ...
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02
March
2018
This year Bupa has decided to follow the practice of many other large private health insurers and removed payment for what is called ‘minimum benefits’. ...
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01
March
2018
A unique art project at Bupa Aged Care Kyneton is helping residents reconnect with their pasts, rediscover their love of art and connect with the community.  ...
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24
February
2018
Unfortunately, due to poor weather, the popular Bupa KidFit Series that was being held in New Norfolk on Saturday 24 February 2018 has been cancelled. ...
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23
February
2018
It is all systems “GO” for the new Kyneton Men’s Shed following the signing of a long-term lease agreement with Bupa Aged Care. ...
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22
February
2018
Improving the health system and cutting unnecessary expenses is better than finger pointing for rising costs, says Dr Dwayne Crombie, Bupa Australia’s Managing Director of Health Insurance. ...
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19
February
2018
A dedicated resident at a Bupa Aged Care home in Pottsville has used her knitting to help more than 120 patients at the Tweed Hospital, including young children.  ...
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14
February
2018
Six up-and-coming health researchers have received national recognition for their dedication to research which directly benefits the health of Australians. ...
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14
February
2018
The 10th Anniversary of the National Apology to the Stolen Generation was marked with a breakfast at Parliament House. With a variety of powerful speakers, the occasion was a time to reflect, act and look to the future. ...
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14
February
2018
Five couples living together at Bupa Morphettville aged care home share their secrets to a long and happy relationship this Valentine’s Day.  ...
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12
February
2018
In a Victorian first, high-tech equipment designed for elite athletes is being used to aid recovery and rehabilitation in people with conditions like stroke and other acquired brain injuries, at Bupa Therapy in West Melbourne. ...
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