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Ministry of Health - Legislation to Simplify and Afford Your Health Insurance
In Parliament today, I adopted a piece of law aimed at adopting a comprehensive reform programme to make health insurance cheaper and more affordable. As we know, every US Dollard is important for Australia's family, and these reform measures will have a better value for the family and make politics more understandable. Our set of genuine reform has already brought the smallest rate increase in 17 years.
Personal health insurance is an integral and invaluable part of the Australian health system. As of Sunday (1 April), persons with full comprehensive insurance for the care of psychological illnesses can update their insurance coverage with medical insurance that does not provide fully comprehensive insurance for the care of psychological illnesses and have one-off one-off recourse to psychological health care without a wait.
The value of privately funded health insurance will thus increase significantly. Up to now, many clients who urgently need psychiatric care have had limited admission due to simple or moderate privately owned insurance and have been confronted with potentially high costs. Currently, if patiënten take the option of improving their policies, they have been dependent on a two-month waiter â lead times that many patiënten cannot afford themselves to wait. â
Encourage younger Australians to take out personal health insurance by enabling insurance companies to reduce contributions to health insurance for 18-29 year-olds by up to 10 percent. Today's reform presented to Parliament also includes greater assistance to Australians in local and countryside areas so that insurance companies can provide services to those in local and countryside areas who need to go for care.
Consumer will also be able to raise their deductibles on a voluntary basis in order to conserve cash through lower premia. In addition, we invest around $6.4 billion each year in the discount for our personal health insurance to keep our premium affordable. It is in sharp contradiction to Laborâ's plans to cut back on political decisions and raise bonuses by around 16 percent â making it prohibitive for many Aussie households.
In Australia there are 37 privately funded health insurance companies and I am encouraging people to look around to get the best deals for themselves and their family.