Private Health Insurance Reform

Private health insurance reforms have begun to be implemented. There are a number of sources of information for hospitals, clinicians and patients. The main links for information are below. http://www.health.gov.au/…

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PPHDRAS Annual Statistical Report for 2017-2018

The development, preparation and distribution of this report has been undertaken by the Australian Private Hospitals Association’s (APHA) Private Psychiatric Hospitals Data Reporting and Analysis Service (PPHDRAS) as part of…

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The facts about Australian private hospitals

The following document provides the facts about the contribution private hospitals make to the Australian health system. Download the Pdf: Private hospital service provision – August 2018

Second Tier Default Benefit Eligibility

ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES TO SECOND-TIER HOSPITAL APPLICATIONS From 1 January 2019, the Second-Tier Advisory Committee (STAC) will no longer assess applications for Second Tier eligibility. This function will be managed by…

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Prostheses List

The Prostheses List is now available on the Department of Health’s website.  

Health Calendar

The Department of Health has developed a calendar to provide details, dates and locations of major national health events in the current year. The calendar highlights health-related days, weeks and…

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