• Higher Excess options

    What to consider when choosing your excess or co-payment

    You’ll often see the terms ‘excess’ and ‘co-payment’ when researching Hospital cover. What do they mean and how can they lower the cost of your cover?
    • Membership
    8 April 2019
  • CBHS Rate Review 2018

    2019 Rate Review FAQ

    FAQs for Rate Review 2018.
    • CBHS
    5 April 2019
  • CBHS Flood Relief Program

    CBHS Health Fund is deeply saddened by the recent Townsville area floods. If you have been directly affected by the flooding, you may be eligible for support under our Contribution Relief Program.
    • Membership
    • News
    3 March 2019

  • PHI rate increase

    From 1 April 2019, Minister approves average premium increase of 3.67% for CBHS

    On 19 December 2018, the Australian Government approved health insurance premium increases for all private health funds.
    • Membership
    19 December 2018
  • PHI Reforms

    Gold, Silver, Bronze and Basic product tiers - what are the new product tiers and what is covered?

    The Government’s Private Health Insurance Reforms are going to make it easier – and less daunting – for consumers to compare insurance products across health funds.
    • Membership
    19 December 2018
  • Student Dependent

    Student Dependant - Frequently asked questions

    Renew the status of your Student Dependant by 1st March 2019 to ensure they don't lose their health coverage.
    • Membership
    16 December 2018
  • Farmers on hard times

    Buy a bale and support a farmer

    Times have been tough for farmers – but you can make a difference.
    • Membership
    9 December 2018
  • Couple checking their cover

    Are you ready for the Private Health Insurance Reforms?

    There are some big changes coming to the world of private health insurance (PHI) – how it works, what you’re covered for, and updates to your protection under new legislation.
    • Membership
    15 November 2018
  • Woman about to go on a holiday

    Overseas holidays and your health insurance

    Your Australian Private Health Insurance doesn't cover you for overseas travel. It may cover some vaccinations, affect your waiting periods, or the status of your pre-existing conditions.
    • Membership
    31 August 2018
  • Woman using the CBHS app

    Here’s what you need to know about your waiting periods

    A health insurance waiting period is the initial phase of your membership, during which no benefit is payable for certain procedures or services. Waiting periods can also apply to any additional benefits gained when you change your policy.
    • Membership
    27 July 2018
  • CBHS and CAN4CANCER 2018

    You can help 134,000 people today

    Almost all of us will know someone or be personally affected by cancer in our lifetime. That’s why we are proud that CBHS is partnering with Commonwealth Bank to support Can4Cancer for a second year.
    • News
    • Membership
    25 July 2018
  • Piggy bank with stethoscope

    What is Informed Financial Consent (IFC)? | Private Health Insurance | CBHS Health Fund

    Informed Financial Consent (IFC) is an important but not well known or understood part of Australian Health Insurance. Understanding IFC can help you lower your health costs and reduce Gap fees.
    • Membership
    28 May 2018
  • Mental Health Reform

    Member Insider - Government Mental Health Reforms

    In October 2017 the Australian Government announced it would introduce changes to make it easier for insured people to access higher benefits for psychiatric care. These changes commence on 1 April 2018.
    • Membership
    3 April 2018
  • Bariatric surgery

    Are you considering weight loss surgery?

    This is how you can use your Private Health Insurance for your weight loss surgery – a look at the risks and procedures involved.
    • Membership
    28 February 2018
  • CBHS Rate Rise

    CBHS Group records one of the lowest average rate increases of all private health insurers in 2018, for the second year in a row

    CBHS Group are proud to have one of the lowest average rate rises increase across the PHI industry in 2018, second-year running.
    • Membership
    25 January 2018
  • Active Kids

    Active Kids Program | A NSW Government Initiative

    Active Kids Program initiative from the NSW Government.
    • Membership
    24 January 2018