2016 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars

Private Health Insurance Circulars Issued since 1 January 2016

Page last updated: 16 December 2016

December

23rd - PHI 95/16 Declaration Private Hospital Information and Private Same-Day Hospital Information
16th - PHI 94/16 Prostheses List - Key Dates For August 2017
16th PHI 93/16 - Changes to Second-Tier Eligible Hospitals
12th - PHI 92/16 - Registration of a new private health insurer Nurses and Midwives Health Pty Ltd
7th - PHI 91/16 - Critical Dates - February 2017 Prostheses List
2nd - PHI 90/16 Circular Tasman Health Care Day Infusion Unit

November

30th - PHI 89/16 Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2016 (No. 8)
28th - PHI 88/16 Registration of a New Private Health Insurer Emergency Services Health Pty Ltd
8th - PHI 87/16 - Healthwoods Endoscopy Centre
7th - PHI 86/16 - New Version (Version 1.13.0.2) Of Check-It 2 Released
4th - PHI 85/16 - Circular revision for PHI 47/16

October

31st - PHI 84/16 Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2016 (No.7) changes to the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Rules 2011
31th - PHI 83/16 Payment of the Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy for 2016-17
31th - PHI 82/16 Re-declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
24th - PHI 81/16 Declaration Private Hospital Information
22nd - PHI 80/16 Declaration Private Hospital Information
19th - PHI 79/16 Prostheses List Benefits Reduction - Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Amendment Rules 2016 (No.4)
17th - PHI 78/16 Declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
7th - PHI 77/16 Amendment to Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules 2016 No.4 Prostheses List
6th - PHI 76/16 Application due date - August 2017 Prostheses List
5th - PHI 75/16 Prostheses List Management System (PLMS)

September

20th - PHI 74/16 Changes to Second-Tier Eligible Hospitals
19th - PHI 73/16 Declaration Private Hospital Information
20th - PHI 72/16 Nursing-Home Type Patient Contribution Rates and Minimum Benefits as at 20 September 2016
6th - PHI 71/16 Declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
2nd - PHI 70/16 Private Health Insurance (Prostheses) Rules 2016 (No. 4)
1st - PHI 69/16 Guidelines for the Recognition of Private Hospital-Based Rehabilitation Services

August

31st - PHI 68/16 2017 Premium Round Applications
29th - PHI 67/16 Declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
24th - PHI 66/16 - Re-Declaration Private Overnight Hospital Information
24th - PHI 65/16 - Declaration New Public Hospital Information
24th - PHI 64/16 - Prostheses List Management System (PLMS)
24th - PHI 64A/16 - August 2016 Prostheses List
23rd - PHI 63/16 - New Version (Version 1.13.0.1) Of Check-It 2 Released
23rd - PHI 62/16 - Release of 2014-15 PHDB and HCP Annual Reports
16th - PHI 61/16 - Prostheses List Management System (PLMS)
16th - PHI 60/16 - Declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
12th - PHI 59/16 - Private health insurers’ second tier default benefit rates annual audit
10th - PHI 58/16 - Declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
9th - PHI 57/16 Re-declaration Private Hospital Information
3rd - PHI 56/16 - Declaration Private Hospital Information

July

26th - PHI 55/16 - Registration of new private health insurer – CBHS Corporate Health
21st - PHI 54/16 - New Private Hospital Information
13th - PHI 53/16 - Declaration of Private Same-Day Hospital Information - revised with correct provider number
6th - PHI 52/16 - Re-Declaration Private Same-Day Hospital Information
6th - PHI 51/16 - New Private Hospital Information
5th - PHI 50/16 - New Version (version 1.13.0.0) of Check-It 2 Released
1st - PHI 49/16 - New Private Hospital Information

June

29th - PHI 48/16 - Changes to Second Tier Eligible Hospitals
29th - PHI 47/16 - Changes to the Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) and (Complying Product) Rules
29th - PHI 46/16 - Prostheses List Cost Recovery Implementation Statement
28th - PHI 45/16 - Re-declaration Public Hospital Information
17th - PHI 44/16 - Amendments to February 2016 Prostheses List
15th - PHI 43/16 - Critical dates for submitting applications for the February 2017 Prostheses List
15th - PHI 42/16 - Critical dates for August 2016 Prostheses List
14th - PHI 41/16 - Guidelines for Recognition of Private Hospital-Based Rehabilitation Services
2nd - PHI 40/16 - Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2016 (No.3)

May

23rd - PHI 39/16 - Amendments to February 2016 Prostheses List
20th - PHI 38/16 - Revoke Private Hospital Information
11th - PHI 37/16 Private Health Insurance (Data Provision) Rules 2016 and Private Health Insurance (Health Insurance Business) Rules 2016
11th - PHI 36/16 - Release of Final Data Specifications for HCP, HCP1 and PHDB Data Collections
5th - PHI 35/16 - Lifetime Health Cover Mail Out 2016
5th - PHI 34/16 - Revoke Private Hospital Information
5th - PHI 33/16 - New Private Hospital Information
5th - PHI 32/16 - Amendment to February 2016 Prostheses List
4th - PHI 31/16 - Private Hospital Information

April

29th - PHI 30/16 - Private Health Insurance (Benefit Requirements) Amendment Rules 2016 (No.2)
19th - PHI 29/16 - Lifetime Health Cover – Permitted Days without Hospital Cover
13th - PHI 28/16 - Declaration of Neo-natal Facilities, Joondalup Health Campus, WA
13th - PHI 27/16 - New Private (same day) Hospital Information
12th - PHI 26/16 - Private Health Insurance and Norfolk Island
7th - PHI 25/16 - New Version (Version 1.12.0.2) of Check-It 2 Released
7th - PHI 24/16 - New Private (same day) Hospital Information
4th - PHI 23/16 - New Private (same day) Hospital Information
4th - PHI 22/16 - Private Hospital Information

March

24th - PHI 21/16 - Amendments to February 2016 Prostheses List
22nd - PHI 20/16 - New Public Hospital Information
18th - PHI 19/16 - Nursing-home Type patient contribution rates and minimum benefits at 20 March 2016 (amended 24 March 2016)
18th - PHI 18/16 - Changes to Second Tier Eligible Hospitals (amended 24 March 2016)
15th – PHI 17/16 - Private Hospital Information: Name Change
3rd – PHI 16/16 - February 2016 Prostheses List
2nd - PHI 15/16 - 2016 Private Health Insurance Premium Round Announcement

February

29th - PHI 14/16 - Private Hospital Information: Clarification of PH 12/16
25th - PHI 13/16 - New Public Hospital Information
25th - PHI 12/16 - Revoke Private Day Hospitals Information
25th - PHI 11/16 - Private Hospital Information: Name Change
25th - PHI 10/16 - Private Day Hospital Information
25th - PHI 09/16 - Declaration of Neo-natal Facilities, St John of God Midland Public Hospital & St John of God Midland Private Hospital, WA
25th - PHI 08/16 - Private Day Hospital Information
4th - PHI 07/16 - February 2016 Prostheses List critical dates
3rd - PHI 06/16 New Private Overnight Hospital Information

January

14th - PHI 05/16 Revoke Private Day Hospital Declaration - Canberra Eye Hospital
14th - PHI 04/16 - Private Hospital Declaration - Chatswood Private Hospital
14th - PHI 03/16 - Private Same Day Hospital Declaration - Sydney Day Hospital
14th - PHI 02/16 - Private Same Day Hospital Declaration - Hyperbaric Health Wound Centre
14th - PHI 01/16 - Revoke Public Hospital Declaration - Thursday Island Primary Health Care Clinic