|October 2017||Prostheses Rules made reducing benefits by $188 million annually from 2018 and further $115 million in 2020.|
|November to December 2017||Establish advisory committees on:
|February 2018||Reduced prostheses benefits come into effect.|
|March 2018||Legislation introduced to Parliament to support:
|April 2018||Mental health waiting period Rules come into effect.|
|June 2018||Legislation passed.
Rules made to:
|October to December 2018||Advice to government from advisory committees on mental health care and rehabilitation care and transparency of out-of-pocket costs received.|
|January 2019||New second tier administrative arrangements begin.|
|April 2019||Upgraded privatehealth.gov.au begins.
Gold/Silver/Bronze/Basic and standardised clinical definitions begin to operate.
Insurers can offer:
|February 2020||Second tranche of reduced prostheses benefits come into effect.
Establish clinical definitions review committee.