Health Insurance

Health Check: Eat Food, Not (blockbuster) Nutrients

20 June, 2016

I am sharing an article from my recent readings that I hope you would find value in. Turmeric is said to be the latest “blockbuster nutrient”, helpful for “everything from heart disease to Alzheimers,…

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Medicare and Australian expatriates on international assignments

15 April, 2016

As an Australian expatriate having the right health cover and advice  is essential  as incorrect advice can proof costly. This post is prompted by a number of questions raised during the last…

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Why can’t expatriate health insurance policies cover my routine medical expenses in Australia and exempt me from the (MLS)?

15 April, 2016

This is a follow up post on the Medicare Levy Surcharge (MLS) article prompted by questions from employees on  the way expatriate insurance operates within Australia. I've covered the MLS issue…

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What makes a healthy workplace?

05 April, 2016

I’m sharing an article from my recent readings at Health Insurance Consultants Australia (HICA) that I hope you would find value in. There's no shortage…

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Corporate Business Travel Insurance or Expatriate Health Insurance

20 March, 2016

This article was prompted by a question this week from a prospective client as to why not use business travel insurance to cover myself on a 3 year international assignment? It is a lot cheaper than…

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Corporate Business Travel Insurance or Expatriate Health Insurance Continued

20 March, 2016

International Expatriate Health Insurance This article responds to the second item in my previous article and was prompted by a question this week from a prospective client as to why not use…

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The dos and don'ts of private health insurance

16 March, 2016

Australia's private health insurance is a beast with many arms, and they're all flailing in different directions. Focus…

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How to reduce the cost of corporate health insurance

07 March, 2016

If you're a business owner looking at the rising cost of corporate health insurance and sighing at how it will  and sighing at how it will affect your budget, you're not alone. As of April 1, 2016,…

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Australian women's cricket team receives $500,000 in health insurance

02 March, 2016

It was earlier in February when Sports Minister Sussan Ley told the world how big the disparity is between our male and female sports stars. Ms Ley said there is "no defensible reason" why different…

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What are the Top 3 Reasons organisations should be offering Health Insurance as an Employee Benefit?

01 March, 2016

In Australia Top Table private health insurance premiums currently cost more than $4,000+pa for a single person and $8,000+ pa for a couple/family. This is before the April 1 2016 premium increases.…

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Aussie Diets Lack Food for Better Brain Health

19 February, 2016

I am sharing an article from my recent readings that I hope you would find value in. We need plenty of different nutrients to support our bodies, and it can understandably be difficult getting…

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Health Insurance: Who's on your Side?

18 February, 2016

I am sharing an article from my recent readings that I hope you would find value in. For those unsure about Australian health insurance, the processes required to join a fund or…

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Wellness Programs Can Supplement Business Insurance Cover

17 February, 2016

Benefits like business health insurance can contribute to higher levels of job satisfaction and help Australians cope with the impacts diseases, especially increasingly prevalent…

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Do you need Personal Accident Cover?

16 February, 2016

When you're active and employed it can be easy to take your health for granted. But have you considered how you would cope if an accident affected your ability to work? If you sustain an injury…

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Increasing Rates of Tooth Decay Among Australian Children

15 February, 2016

The rate of tooth decay among Australian children is increasing, according to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). In the Dental and Oral Health report, released on February…

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Health Insurance isn't Just for Older Generations

12 February, 2016

Plenty of Australians may believe health insurance is something that can wait until they have reached their golden years. However, new research from the University of Adelaide…

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The Right to Change Health Insurance Cover

11 February, 2016

There is a wealth of health insurance providers in Australia, with each insurer offering a unique range of policies and benefits. Choosing which fund and policy to choose…

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How Insurance Works

10 February, 2016

When you're trying to decide which health insurance policy is best for your needs, it may help you to understand the insurance industry as a whole. While the complex…

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Health Check: How Food Affects Mood and Mood Affects Food

09 February, 2016

Eating good food promotes overall health and well-being, but what you eat may also impact how you feel. Research suggests that not only can the food you eat affect your mood, but that your mood may…

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Health Check: What You Should Know About Varicose Veins

08 February, 2016

Veins are part of the body’s extensive network of blood vessels, returning blood back to the heart to maintain a continuous circulation. And when things go wrong with them, you can end up with varicose…

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