From
22.73*

per week.

*Weekly Single Rate with Direct Debit and 25.059% Rebate applied.

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Basic Public Hospital cover provides cover for treatment in a public hospital and restricted cover for treatment in a private hospital. You are covered in a public hospital and can choose your own doctor.

 

What is covered in a public hospital?

You are covered in a public hospital and can choose your own doctor.

Accommodation in a shared room

Covers you in a shared room for theatre, intensive care and recovery ward fees, medicines and drugs clinically required as part of your in-patient treatment. 

Accommodation in a private room

In a public hospital single rooms are subject to availability, if you choose a private room, you may incur out-of-pocket expenses.

Just Ask!® medical gap cover

is additional medical benefits to reduce the gap for in-hospital medical charges higher than the Medicare Benefit Schedule fee.

Surgically implanted prostheses

All prostheses are covered in accordance with the Commonwealth Prostheses Listing.

 

What is not fully covered in public hospital?

Treatment not covered by Medicare i.e. procedures that do not have benefit payable under the Medicare Benefit Schedule.

What is not fully covered in a private hospital?

  • Limited benefits will apply to the cost of any admission.
  • Significant out-of-pocket costs will be incurred for any admission to a private hospital
  • Treatment not covered by Medicare i.e. procedures that do not have a benefit payable under the Medicare Benefit Schedule.

 

What you're covered for

Public hospital cover for all clinical categories

Important Information

Clinical categories are defined by the Department of Health.
Waiting periods may apply.