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  • 11 May 2016

    Mother's Day Classic 2016

    TUH was proud to once again support the 2016 Brisbane Mothers Day Classic fun run. Held each year on Mother’s Day, this inspirational community event celebrates those touched by breast cancer and raises awareness and funds for breast cancer research.

    On Sunday 8 May, TUH joined the thousands of fam…

  • 22 March 2016

    TUH gets tick on AMA report card

    The Australian Medical Association (AMA) has recently disclosed what health insurers pay for 22 common procedures, including cataract surgery, tonsillectomies, colonoscopies and births. The results showed a large variation in benefits paid to doctors by health insurers for the same procedures.

    The …

  • 3 March 2016

    Premium increases

    Yesterday the Government announced changes to private health insurance premiums. Our rates will change on 12 April. Rate change notices are being prepared and will be sent within the week. Mail notices will take slightly longer than email to reach you. In the meantime, find out more about why premiu…

  • 12 February 2016

    CEO takes a balanced view on health cost increases

    TUH CEO, Rob Seljak, has responded to recent calls by the Minister for Health, Sussan Ley, for health funds to “justify” planned premium increases.

  • 11 September 2015

    TUH Total Care Hospital is CHOICE Recommended

    CHOICE magazine has confirmed something we were already sure of – TUH’s Total Care Hospital cover is one of the best around. And with over 50,000 people covered by this product, it seems our members agree.

    Australia’s consumer advocacy group, CHOICE looked at thousands of hospital cover policies …

  • 17 June 2015

    Diabetes and heart health checks at TUH

     

    Heart health check

    Being proactive about our health is vital as we age. A basic health check shows if certain health measures are within healthy normal ranges, and can help spot underlying health concerns. 

    TUH offers our members checks for Type 2 diabetes and heart health. 

    The simple tests, conducted by a qua…