Ombudsman’s State of the Health Funds Report

Ombudsman’s State of the Health Funds Report

Westfund Health Insurance has welcomed the release of the 2019 Commonwealth Ombudsman’s State of the Health Funds Report. The report, which is a detailed, comparative look at the performance and service delivery of health funds, covers the 2018-19 period. In a pleasing trend for the broader private health insurance industry, complaints to the Ombudsman have… 

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Westfund wins Canstar's 2019 Outstanding value award

Westfund wins Canstar's 2019 Outstanding value award

Westfund’s commitment to excellence has been recognised, with the not-for-profit health insurer awarded Outstanding Value Awards from Canstar as part of their 2019 Health Insurance Star Ratings and Awards. Westfund received Canstar Awards for Outstanding Value Winner in NSW and Queensland for Hospital and Packaged products in 2019. The awards are a pleasing result given… 

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A message from our CEO

A message from our CEO

Each year health insurers review their premiums and policies in a consultative process with the government. As a result of this process there will be changes to your premium as of 1 April 2020. We understand the annual premium increase challenges the affordability of private health insurance, however we are committed to delivering ongoing value… 

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Members show their trust in Westfund

Members show their trust in Westfund

Results of a new independent survey of more than 20,000 members of Members Health funds, including Westfund Health Insurance, revealed participating Members Health insurers are trusted well above some of Australia’s biggest household-name brands. The Members Health Fund Alliance, of which Westfund is a member, is a group of 27 not-for-profit, member owned and community… 

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Momentum grows for Community Grants

Momentum grows for Community Grants

Westfund is excited to announce the successful applicants from Round One of the Community Grants Program for 2019. The program offers community organisations the chance to apply for a share of $120,000 in annual grants. It also includes Westfund’s Here for Hearts program, which provides access to defibrillators for eligible organisations. The program is built… 

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