PHI 50/14

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about Changes to Second-Tier Eligible Hospitals

Page last updated: 11 August 2014

Printable version of 50/14 (PDF 89 KB)

11 August 2014

Changes to Second-Tier Eligible Hospitals

As advised in PHI 45/14, the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2014 (No. 3) (the Benefit Requirements Amendment Rules) were registered with the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) and commenced on 1 July 2014 (FRLI No: F2014L01016).

The Benefit Requirements Amendment Rules updated the reference to the latest Second Tier Advisory Committee (STAC) approved list of second-tier eligible facilities to include the North Lakes Day Hospital facility.

The current STAC-approved list of second-tier eligible facilities is at Attachment A (PDF 183 KB) Word version of Attachment A (Word 105 KB).

Details of the amendments are set out in the Benefit Requirements Amendment Rules, which are available on the ComLaw website.

For any enquiries regarding the STAC-approved list of second-tier eligible facilities, or for any further information, please email APHA.

If you require further information please telephone: (02) 6289 9853/24 hr answering machine or email the enquiry to Private Health Insurance Branch.

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