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

List of declared hospitals

The Minister for Health and Aged Care must declare a facility to be a hospital under section 121–5(6) of the Private Health Insurance Act 2007. View the current list of declared hospitals.

Review of the Prostheses List advisory committee and associated subcommittees

This review provides options and recommendations for the future governance of the Prostheses List. It was developed by Ernst & Young under the Department’s Prostheses List Reform program.

Prostheses List Reforms – Pre-listing Assessment framework and Governance structure

This report outlines the pre-listing assessment framework and governance structure for the Prostheses List. It also addresses Ernst & Young, and Adelaide Health Technology Assessment options and recommendations.

Options for a reformed Prostheses List pre-listing assessment framework and governance structure

This report provides a framework and proposes options for governance that would align the Prostheses List processes with those of other health technology assessment processes within the Government. It was developed by Adelaide Health Technology Assessment, under the Prostheses List Reform program.

Outcomes of the hospital treatment certification and dual listed MBS items meeting – September 2022

This fact sheet provides our position on the hospital treatment certification.

CIRG outcome note – 26 August 2022

The outcomes of the Clinical Implementation Reference Group (CIRG) Meeting 7.

Private Health Insurer pandemic commitment monitoring

A summary of funds returned from private health insurers to policyholders in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Independent Health and Aged Care Pricing Authority – General Use item bundles – December 2022

This document contains a breakdown of each General Use Item Bundle. They are shown by Product Branch Code, Product Branch Descriptor, Product Class Code, Product Class Description, Variant Branch Code, Variant Branch Description, Bundle Variant Code, Bundle Variant Description and Bundle Benefit.

Monitoring Framework for Private Health Insurers’

Monitoring Framework for Private Health Insurers’ COVID related permanent claim savings and givebacks.

Advice on Bundling Arrangements for General Use Items on the Prostheses List

A report from the Independent Health and Aged Care Pricing Authority (IHACPA) detailing advice on the bundling arrangements for General Use Items currently listed on the Prostheses List (PL).
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