Private health insurance resources

A list of resources – including apps, audio and video resources and other publications – about private health insurance.

Private health insurance resources

Private Health Insurer pandemic commitment monitoring

A summary of funds returned from private health insurers to policyholders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Private health insurance hospital product tiers video

This 30 second video outlines the inclusions for each of the Gold/Silver/Bronze/Basic product tiers as part of the government’s reform to private health insurance.

Prostheses List Management System (PLMS)

Sponsors and suppliers can use the PLMS to create, edit and monitor applications for prostheses listings.
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Private health insurance reforms campaign online video

This 30 second video outlines the Government’s reform to private health insurance.

Compare health insurance policies

To compare policies, all you need is the type of cover you want, who the policy will cover, and where you live. PrivateHealth.gov.au contains details of every health insurance policy available in Australia.

Medical Costs Finder

The Medical Costs Finder helps you understand the cost of common medical services provided by specialists in Australia.

Lifetime Health Cover Calculators

Use these calculators to help you work out the lifetime health cover (LHC) loading payable on your private hospital cover.

Private health insurance clinical category definitions 1 November 2022

Standard clinical category definitions for private health insurance hospital policies, as revised at 1 November 2022 and effective 1 November 2022.

Private Health Insurance classification of MBS items 1 November 2022

This spreadsheet was revised at 1 November 2022 and classifies MBS items by private health insurance clinical category or procedure type and includes MBS items commencing 1 November 2022.

Private Health Insurance classification of MBS items 1 October 2022

This spreadsheet classifies MBS items by private health insurance clinical category or procedure type and includes MBS items commencing 1 October 2022.

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