FOI request 235 – Correspondence on Hospital Benefit Fund (HBF)
Information released on this page relates to correspondence between Hospital Benefit Fund (HBF) and the Department on decision by HBF to remove items from lower levels of cover.
Emails – HBF correspondence
Email – HBF premium round application
Email – Adjustment to premium changes
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This FOI request reviews the premium basic hospital changes for HBF are in line with legislation requirements.
This request comes from the release of an ABC report (HBF cuts member benefits as health insurance premiums increase) on HBF reducing basic and mid-tier hospital products.