Private health too costly, sector too complex

14 November 2019 - Australia's private health care system is too difficult for patients to navigate, leading to price gouging, ...

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13% of Americans say they know someone who died after they couldn't afford health care, survey says

12 November 2019 - More than 13% of Americans -- about 34 million people -- say a friend or family ...

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Doctors, hospitals take up arms against Democrats' health care changes

11 November 2019 - The debate over various "Medicare for All" plans has gripped the presidential primary contest. ...

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With medical bills skyrocketing, more hospitals are suing for payment

8 November 2019 - When a judge hears civil cases at the courthouse in this southwest Virginia town two days ...

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Medibank CEO’s plan to fix health insurance

8 November 2019 - It took just one day for Medibank CEO Craig Drummond to come to grips with the ...

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How would Elizabeth Warren pay for her health policy?

7 November 2019 - Let us count the ways. ...

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If Warren scraps private health care, beware the unintended consequences

6 November 2019 - At the heart of presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s ambitious Medicare for All plan is this ...

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Medibank chief Craig Drummond lashes suppliers

6 November 2019 - Medibank Private boss Craig Drummond has taken aim at the ballooning medical costs he believes are ...

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Medibank CEO warns private health sustainability in jeopardy

6 November 2019 - Medibank Private chief executive Craig Drummond has warned the entire affordability and sustainability of private healthcare ...

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A cash grab': States declare war with health funds over patients in public hospitals

4 November 2019 - State health ministers are demanding a hefty increase to the fee charged to health funds when ...

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Warren health plan tightens Democrats’ embrace of tax increases

2 November 2019 - A ‘Medicare for all’ proposal would push the boundaries of taxing corporations and the rich to fund ...

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Secret health fund benefit list reveals the lowest paying insurers

31 October 2019 - The health funds that pay their members the lowest benefits have been named and shamed as experts ...

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Private health insurance still confuses Australian customers despite reforms, Choice finds

30 October 2019 - Australians are still confused about their private health insurance options and are being scammed despite a ...

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Health insurance: how much will you pay to boost specialists' incomes?

30 October 2019 - I think I could probably get to the end of the year just writing once a ...

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Free sunscreen and skin checks? Health insurer seeks to reward 'good behaviour'

29 October 2019 - Private health insurer NIB wants to increase incentives for "good behaviour" like exercising or being a ...

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