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 four:
Amanda Ferguson

Westfund Women in Sport series | Episode four: <br> Amanda Ferguson

Episode four of our Women in Sport series features Rugby Union player Amanda Ferguson. Based in Orange NSW, Amanda is a former member of the Wallaroos train-on squad and has also managed the team. She is a fixture of Rugby Union at many levels, particularly in the central west which is the home of the… 

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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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Farming families welcome Westfund's Matt Banning

Farming families welcome Westfund's Matt Banning

Westfund CEO Matt Banning had the privilege of meeting long-term Westfund members dealing with the effects of drought and trying weather conditions in the Narromine area. He spoke at length with the Moody and Flinn families about the challenges of caused by the severe conditions, as well as the amazing benefits of life on the… 

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