PHI 35/12

This circular issued by the Private Health Insurance Branch contains information about Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) Amendment Rules 2012 (No.3)

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18 May 2012

Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) Amendment Rules 2012 (No.3)

The Private Health Insurance (Complying Product) Amendment Rules 2012 (No.3) (the Amendment Rules) were registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) on 8 May 2012 and took effect on 9 May 2012. The Amendment Rules can be found on the ComLaw website.

The Amendment Rules increase the nursing-home type patient (NHTP) contribution rates at public hospitals in Western Australia to $50.95. This brings the Western Australian NHTP contribution rates in line with those of New South Wales, the Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Tasmania.

Please direct enquiries about this circular to Stephen Lewis on 02 6289 8283.

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 2012 Private Health Insurance (PHI) Circulars.

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