2008 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars

Private health insurance circulars issued since 1 January 2008.

Page last updated: 11 July 2014

If you require a copy of any of the circulars below, please send an email through to Private Health.

December

24th - PHI - 67/08 August 2009 Protheses List - Application Forms
24th - PHI 66/08 - Information now available on the Hospitals Website
22nd - PHI 65/08 - Who can purchase Australian Private Health Insurance?
18th - PHI 64/08 - Registration of the Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) Amendment Rules 2008 (No 4)
16th - PHI 63/08 - Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) Amendment Rules 2008 (No 3)
16th - PHI 62/08 - National Hospital Cost Data Collection (NHCDC) 2007-08 for Private and Day Hospital Facilities
2nd - PHI 61/08 - Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) Rules – Pilot Projects
1st - PHI 60/08 - Private Health Insurance (Complaints Levy) Amendment Rules 2008 and payment of the 2008 Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy

November

21st - PHI 59/08 - Reporting Requirements for Hospitals and Insurers
19th - PHI 58/08 - New Private Hospitals in Victoria and New South Wales and the closure of a Private Hospital in Queensland
11th - PHI 57/08 - New Private Hospital in Queensland
5th - PHI 56/08 - New Private Hospital in Victoria and a Name/Address change to a Private Hospital in the Australian Capital Territory

October

29th - PHI 55/08 - Private Heath Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2008 (No.4)
23rd - PHI 54/08 - Change to the Medicare Levy Surcharge thresholds and transitional provision
15th - PHI 53/08 - Prospective Timetable for 2009 Premium Round
14th - PHI 52/08 - New Private Hospital in Queensland, Name change to a Private Hospital in Queensland
10th - PHI 51/08 - Extension: General Treatment Data Collection 2009-10
1st - PHI 50/08 - New Public Hospital in Queensland, New Private Hospital in Victoria and the review of Neo-Natal Facilities in Victoria and Western Australia

September

30th - PHI 49/08 - Druids Friendly Society (Victoria) transferring to GMHBA
26th - PHI 48/08 - Release of the Round 11 (2006-07) Private National Hospital Cost Data Collection results
22nd - PHI 47/08 - Casemix Conference 2008
22nd - PHI 46/08 - Private Hospital name change, date of the second tier Advisory Committee meeting and details of the Private Health Insurance Amendment Rules
12th - PHI 45/08 - General Treatment Data Collection 2009-10
10th - PHI 44/08 - Lifetime Health Cover Direct Mail Out
8th - PHI 43/08 - Executive changes in the Private Health Insurance Branch, New Private Hospitals in NSW and QLD and Private Hospital Temporary address change
1st - PHI 42/08 - Change from Private to Public Hospital - Mersey Community Hospital

August

14th - PHI 41/08 - Addition to PHI Circular 36/08, Private Hospital name change in NSW and the health insurers annual listings of second tier default benefits are due.
5th - PHI 40/08 - APHA National Congress and a Public Hospital address change

July

17th - PHI 39/08 - Executive Changes to the Private Health Insurance Branch, Complying Health Insurance Changes and the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2008 (No.2)
10th - PHI 38/08 - Round 11 National Hospital Cost Data Collection
10th - PHI 37/08 - Membership of the Prostheses and Devices Committee
9th - PHI 36/08 - Hospital Provider Numbers, new QLD Public Hospitals, correction to PHI 24/08
9th - PHI 35/08 - Casemix Conference 2008
8th - PHI 34/08 - Amendment to July 2008 Prostheses List
2nd - PHI 33/08 - Amendment to July 2008 Prostheses List
1st - PHI 32/08 - February 2009 Prostheses List - Application Forms

June

30th - PHI 31/08 - Amendment to South Australian Public Hospital and Queensland Private Hospital declarations
27th - PHI 30/08 - Declaration of New South Wales Public Hospitals
27th - PHI 29/08 - Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2008 (No.2) and Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) rules 2008 (No.2)
27th - PHI 28/08 - Declaration of Hospitals
25th - PHI 27/08 - February 2009 Prostheses List
25th - PHI 26/08 - Declaration of Hospitals under Subsection 121-5(6) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007
24th - PHI 25/08 - July 2008 Prostheses List
23rd - PHI 24/08 - New Private Hospital in Western Australia and a Private Hospital Name Change
23rd - PHI 23/08 - Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2008 and Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Rules 2008
18th - PHI 22/08 - Registration of the Private Health Insurance (Accreditation) Rules 2008
11th - PHI 21/08 - Postponement of the July 2008 Prostheses List
11th - PHI 20/08 - New Hospital, Name Changes and Hospital Closures

May

21st - PHI 19/08 - Declaration of Hospitals under Subsection 121-5(6) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007
16th - PHI 18/08 - New Private Hospitals, Private Hospital Name Changes and Closure of Private Hospitals
15th - PHI 17/08 - Casemix Conference 2008
9th - PHI 16/08 - Release of Final Draft: Private Health Insurance (Accreditation) Rules
9th - PHI 15/08 - Status - Round 11 (2006-07) National Hospital Cost Data Collection
8th - PHI 14/08 - Registration of the PHI (Complying Product) Amendment Rules 2008 No.1
5th - PHI 13/08 - Communique on Palliative Care Roundtable

April

21st - PHI 12/08 - Declaration of hospitals under subsection 121-5(6) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007
11th - PHI 11/08 - New ASCII Text File of the Medicare Benefits Schedule and New Private Hospital in Queensland

March

27th - PHI 10/08
3rd - PHI 09/08 - Hospital Casemix Protocol Data Collection 2008-09

February

27th - PHI 08/08 - Release Of The Exposure Draft: Private Health Insurance (Accreditation) Rules
19th - PHI 07/08 - Emergency Triage Education Kit
18th - PHI 06/08 - New Day Hospital Facilities, Closure if Private Hospitals and Day Hospitals and the approval of Neo-Natal Facilities

January

31st - PHI 05/08 - Hospital Casemix Protocol (HCP) Data Collection 2008-09
21st - PHI 04/08 - National Hospital Cost Data Collection (NHCDC) Consultation - Invitation to workshop
17th - PHI 03/08 - National Hospital Cost Data Collection (NHCDC) 2006-07 for Private and Day Hospital Facilities
2nd - PHI 02/08 - Review of the National Hospital Cost Data Collection (NHCDC)
2nd - PHI 01/08 - Update on errors for the December Prostheses List
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