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Westfund honours its longest serving members

Westfund honours its longest serving members

Westfund Health Insurance was honoured to host a group of its longest serving members when it staged its inaugural Rose Member Luncheon recently. The luncheon recognised members who have been with the locally-established fund for 50 years or more. Guest speaker on the day was Gold Walkley award winning health broadcaster, Dr Norman Swan Dr… 

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Round two Community Grants recipients announced

Round two Community Grants recipients announced

Westfund is proud to announce the successful applicants from round two of the Community Grants Program. Following the success of the inaugural round, the committee was pleasantly surprised at the volume and the quality of the applicants. The Community Grants Program also includes the Here for Hearts initiative which aims to provide fully-funded defibrillators to… 

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Out-of-pocket costs under the microscope

Out-of-pocket costs under the microscope

Increasing transparency around ‘gap’ charges is central to Westfund’s commitment to provide personalised, timely and relevant information to its members. Westfund Executive Manager – Risk and Compliance, Dominique Fox, last week welcomed the federal government’s plan to fund development of an interactive website to allow consumers to access more information about the costs and charges… 

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Westfund Women in Sport series | Episode three:
Kelsey Richards

Westfund Women in Sport series | Episode three: <br> Kelsey Richards

Episode three of our Women in Sport series features AFL player Kelsey Richards. Based in Bathurst NSW, Kelsey balances her responsibilities as an AFL player and local Auskick coordinator with her academic research and work, while at the same time raising her young son. Kelsey is a dedicated member of the Bathurst Bushrangers family, and… 

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Westfund Health Insurance - Lowest Premium Increase in 2019

Westfund Health Insurance - Lowest Premium Increase in 2019

Westfund Health Insurance is proud to announce we will deliver the lowest premium increase for 2019 of all health insurers. Westfund’s average premium increase rate of just 1.64 per cent is the lowest across the industry and is well below the industry average of 3.25 per cent. With 37 private health funds in Australia, increases… 

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