It’s time consumers got a better deal out of health funds in return for the $6 billion a year health insurance subsidy, the Consumers Health Forum said today. “The weekend call by the Health Minister, Sussan Ley, for health funds to provide more information to justify their proposed premium rises...
As the Turnbull Government talks of the importance of innovation to all sectors of the economy, it is time to ask what of innovation in healthcare? Released today, the Consumer’s Health Forum submission to the Federal Budget provides ideas on where we need to centre the debate: investments in...
Consumers frustrated by the confusion and uncertainty of choosing the right health insurance policy will gain real buying power under a reform plan proposed by the Consumers Health Forum. The myCover plan would require health funds to offer simple, standardised hospital policies that enable...

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