Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) Explanatory Guidelines for Consumers
These guidelines provide information about OSHC including waiting periods, how to buy OSHC, benefit payments, and access to public and private hospitals.
OSHC Explanatory Guidelines for Consumers
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The OSHC guidelines provide information on a range of topics including:
- who can offer OSHC
- reciprocal health care agreements
- OSHC costs
- how to buy OSHC
- access to public and private hospitals
- payment of treatment expenses
- emergency treatment
- waiting periods
- benefit payments and refunds.
The guidelines also outline the OSHC strategy and policy.