ahm provides a full range of health insurance products and customised health management programs. In 2009 it merged with Medibank Private Limited and is now part of the Medibank Group.
The Australian Government Rebate on Private Health Insurance reduces the cost of private health insurance for people who are eligible for Medicare and are members of certain private health funds.
This section of the Department of Health and Ageing website contains information on lifetime health cover. It was designed to encourage people to take out hospital insurance earlier in life, and to maintain their cover
Medicare Benefits Schedule Online allows you to search and browse through the medicare items or the explanatory notes contained within the Schedule. You can search by either the number or description of the items or notes or simply browse through the categories, groups and sub-groups.
iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and Android - Make an extras claim, check your membership details and find a healthcare provider wherever you are.
Medibank Health Solutions provide companies, government, Medibank Private members and consumers alike with targeted medical and allied health solutions.
Medibank Private and Health Services Australia (HSA) formally merged on 1 April 2009. Through HSA, Medibank Private will offer occupational and travel health services to government and corporate Australia, including health assessments, workplace health and injury prevention, rehabilitation case management and return to work programs.
Register for Medibank Private online member services.
Medicare, part of the Department of Human Services, provides all Australians with affordable, accessible and high quality health care.
Medicare cards are issued to people enrolled in Medicare. Having a valid Medicare card is important for claiming a Medicare benefit, visiting a doctor who bulk bills, seeking treatment as a public patient in a public hospital or having a Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme prescription filled.
The Medicare Safety Net helps protect families and individuals from high medical costs for out-of-hospital services. Once you meet a Medicare Safety Net threshold, you may be eligible for additional Medicare benefits.
Department of Health and Ageing - Private health insurance page links to information about private health insurance for consumers, including Lifetime Health Cover, Rebates and frequently asked questions.
The Private Health Insurance Administration Council (PHIAC) is an independent Statutory Authority that regulates the private health insurance industry.
The Private Health Insurance Ombudsman (PHIO) provides an independent service to help consumers with health insurance problems and enquiries.
PrivateHealth.gov.au, managed by the Office of the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman, helps you find out about private health insurance and search for and compare selected features for all private health insurance products offered in Australia. You can search a database of all policies to help you review your current policy or choose a new one.
The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) assists the Department of Veterans' Affairs in studies investigating the health of veterans. Veterans' health provides information and links to these health studies.