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News and Media Releases - Bupa Australia and NZ | Bupa (richard-bowden,affordability,health-insurance)

2022
12
August
2022
| 16:20 Australia/Melbourne
Ramsay Health Care (Ramsay) and Bupa Australia are pleased to announce they have reached in-principle agreement on the key terms of a new three-year Hospital Purchaser Provider Agreement (HPPA)....
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09
August
2022
| 16:28 Australia/Melbourne
We all know how precious time is, but have you ever stopped to think that how you spend your time could ultimately determine how much you have of it?...
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02
August
2022
| 16:13 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa today reassured its members they remain fully covered and can continue to access a no gap experience on admission to Ramsay Health Care hospitals until at least October 1, 2022 as Bupa continues to work towards an agreement with Ramsay....
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28
July
2022
| 08:39 Australia/Melbourne
A pioneering initiative to digitalise private health insurance cards has seen a huge uptake, with Bupa’s own data showing 668,000 of its Australian customers are now using their iPhone or Apple Watch to tap and claim in just one year....
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25
July
2022
| 13:23 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa customers will benefit from a $22 million cost of living initiative with their 2022 health insurance premium increase deferred for an additional month until November 1....
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21
July
2022
| 14:10 Australia/Melbourne
Epworth HealthCare and Bupa will offer eligible patients increased access to rehabilitation in the home as part of an extension of their contract....
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06
July
2022
| 10:30 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has extended its disaster relief support to help customers in flood affected areas in New South Wales....
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30
June
2022
| 11:30 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa is increasing its footprint and how many people it reaches in communities with its new concept stores....
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27
June
2022
| 11:30 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa Wellness nurses have once again provided The Big Issue magazine vendors with free onsite flu vaccinations, as the nation comes to grips with a chilly start to winter....
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30
May
2022
| 09:37 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has made a submission to the Productivity Commission’s Productivity Inquiry, which encourages reform to make private health insurance more affordable, simple and relevant to Australians....
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19
May
2022
| 16:06 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa customers will soon have direct access to an online health directory to help them select the most appropriate and affordable medical specialists and hospitals to suit their health and wellbeing needs....
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17
May
2022
| 15:10 Australia/Melbourne
Cabrini Health and Bupa today announced a landmark strategic partnership to expand new models of care services, as part of an extension of their contract....
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11
March
2022
| 09:00 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa announced today that customers would have their 2022 rate increase delayed for six months as part of a package returning a further $146m in Covid-related savings to customers. ...
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2021
24
December
2021
| 08:49 Australia/Melbourne
Health insurer Bupa announced it will have an average premium change of 3.18% from 1 April 2022. This is Bupa’s second lowest increase in 20 years and is again below the projected rise in cost in claims. ...
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24
November
2021
| 14:59 Australia/Melbourne
We are pleased to begin returning COVID-19 savings to our customers. We have started making payments and expect all eligible customers should have received their payments by the end of February 2022. ...
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21
September
2021
| 09:49 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa customers are embracing technology with telehealth appointments on the rise and more than 180,000 digital membership cards added to Apple Wallets in the past month. ...
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30
August
2021
| 07:23 Australia/Melbourne
In the latest 101 video, we look at the costs that go into health insurance premiums. ...
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17
August
2021
| 12:44 Australia/Melbourne
While we do our best to make health insurance simple for our customers, we know it can still be complex and confusing.We’ve created this short video series to help address some of the commonly asked questions our customers have about health insurance...
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27
July
2021
| 06:34 Australia/Melbourne
Customers can now tap to claim by adding their Bupa digital membership card to Apple Wallet on iPhone and Apple Watch. ...
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23
July
2021
| 12:06 Australia/Melbourne
As COVID-19 continues to have devastating impacts across Australia, Bupa has a range of support measures for health insurance customers who may be experiencing financial hardship. ...
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13
July
2021
| 13:11 Australia/Melbourne
Our new video series, Health Insurance 101, aims to answer some of our customers’ most common questions. First up is how Australia’s health system works, and the role private health insurance plays within it. ...
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29
June
2021
| 10:32 Australia/Melbourne
Our 30s are a key time when it comes to looking after our bodies and preventing future health issues. ...
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16
June
2021
| 09:26 Australia/Melbourne
Australians embraced digital healthcare during COVID-19 lockdowns, and while the demand for telehealth remains steady, digital healthcare is expected to be part of the “new normal” meeting consumers’ changing preferences. ...
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10
June
2021
| 15:33 Australia/Melbourne
It’s estimated that one in six women and one in 16 men have experienced physical or sexual violence from a current or previous partner that they’ve lived with since the age of 15. Many are concerned that these figures have risen during COVID-19 lockd...
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12
May
2021
| 09:05 Australia/Melbourne
Bupa has welcomed the Federal Government’s funding towards modernising and improving the administration of the Prostheses List. ...
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25
January
2021
| 15:03 Australia/Melbourne
Australian parents are encouraged to have their children’s eyes tested ahead of the new school year, on the back of 2020 which featured significantly increased screen time due to online learning and more time spent at home. ...
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22
January
2021
| 16:30 Australia/Melbourne
With many parts of Australia set to experience high temperatures over the coming days, Australians are urged to be proactive in preventing heat-related illnesses with elderly people encouraged to be even more cautious. ...
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2020
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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