PHI 34/10

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information regarding Lifetime Health Cover Direct Mailout

Page last updated: 07 February 2013

Printable version of PHI 34/10 (PDF 25 KB)

26 May 2010

Lifetime Health Cover Direct Mailout

The purpose of this circular is to advise that:
  1. On 3 June 2010, Medicare Australia will commence the next mailout of a letter and brochure to around 62,200 new migrants and 183,000 uninsured people approaching 31 years of age, notifying them about Lifetime Health Cover (LHC).
  2. The LHC brochure, including translated versions into 19 community languages, will be available on the following three websites:
Further information about private health insurance and Lifetime Health Cover can be found on the Private Health website or by calling 1800 307 446 (free call). Interpreters are available upon request.

Consumers wanting to update their Medicare information should contact Medicare Australia direct on 13 20 11.

If you require further information please telephone: (02) 6289 9853/24 hr answering machine or email the enquiry to Private Health Insurance Branch

For more information visit 2010 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars.

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