Healthy Start Extras

Healthy Start is a combined hospital and extras package, providing cover for treatment in a public hospital and limited cover for treatment in a private hospital. This cover is suitable for singles, couples and families. An age-based discount may apply.

For further details on this cover and the information below, please view our health cover brochure.

What you're covered for

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General dental

$2,000 per membership
Limit for selected general dental treatment is $500 per person. Other dental treatment is only covered if it is a result of an accident and is limited to $250 per accident.

General dental
Includes diagnostic and preventative services, oral surgery, extractions, endodontics and restorations.
General dental limit applies of $500 per person.
3 month waiting period applies to general dental services

Major dental
Includes crowns, bridgework, dentures & periodontics.
Major dental limit applies of $500 per person.
12 month waiting period applies to major dental services

A limit of $2,000 applies per membership.

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Optical services

Optical services $130 per person per calendar year

Includes spectacles and repairs, contact lenses and optical prescription sunglasses.

12 month waiting period applies to optical services.

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Therapies: a basic range of 5 therapies
Therapy: Consultation
Chiropractic $19 per consultation
Physiotherapy $22 per consultation
Osteopathy $17 per consultation
Podiatry $17 per consultation
(per non PBS script)
$25 per person, with a limit of $250
Mouthguards $55 per person
Ambulance membership rebate up to $44
When paid voluntarily, but not as a State tax or levy. Limit 1 family subscription or 2 single subscriptions

2 month waiting period applies to these therapies