PHI 17/19 Hospital declarations and second-tier updates

Notice of new or amended hospital declaration status and/or second-tier default benefit eligibility.

Date published:
PHI circular type:
Hospital announcement
Health sector

Hospital declarations

The following facilities have been declared private hospitals under Section 121-5 of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007:

Name: Icon Cancer Centre Canberra

Address: University Of Canberra Medical Centre, Corner Broula and Allawoona Streets, Bruce ACT 2617

Provider number: 0097060H

Effective date: 1 March 2019

Hospital billing contact details: Valerie Boukouras, 0422 126 694

Email contact and address for remittances: Rebecca Dwyer,

The following hospitals have changed their name:

Previous name: Mackay Rehabilitation Hospital

New name: Mackay Private Hospital

Provider number: 0056120W

Effective: 25 February 2019

Previous Name: Hospital for Specialist Surgery

New name: Lakeview Private Hospital

Provider number: 0017510T

Effective: 27 November 2018

Second-tier updates

The following hospitals have been approved as second-tier eligible effective 25 February 2019:

Hospital name (provider number)

Windsor Gardens Day Surgery (0067270A)

Nunyara Centre (0044200F)

Adelaide Ambulatory Day Surgery (0067240H)

The following hospital has been newly categorised, effective 25 February 2019, following recent declaration:

Hospital name (provider number)

Habitat Therapeutics (0037030Y)

The following hospital has had a change in category effective 25 February 2019:

Hospital name (provider number)


Bondi Junction Private Hospital (0017220B)
G to C

See a full list of declared hospitals with second-tier categories.