• 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
  • 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 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
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    Finding out the cost of your hospital treatment

    Before you have any treatment, you have a right to know how much it will cost and what you’ll need to pay. This is known as informed financial consent.
    • Membership
    28 May 2018
  • Active Kids

    What is the NSW Active Kids Program and how can you apply?

    Find out if you’re eligible for a $100 voucher to help with the costs of your child’s exercise activities.
    • Membership
    24 January 2018
  • Best value health insurance

    Member Insider: How do I get the best value out of my Health Insurance?

    Here's everything you need to consider when looking at the value of your health insurance.
    • Membership
    23 May 2017
  • Diabetes

    Diabetes action program

    If you suffer from Type 2 diabetes, it’s important that you manage it appropriately. Sometimes you need help to do this, which is when tailored Chronic Disease Management Programs can really help.
    • Membership
    17 May 2017
  • Best doctor

    Member stories - A case of the Best Doctors program

    Warren had been suffering from back and hip pain for years. And he is now free of pain and walking well again after the treatments recommended by the Best Doctors program.
    • Membership
    17 May 2017
  • Member story - Hospital care at home

    CBHS provides members the option to receive medical treatment in their home when approved by their doctor as being clinically appropriate. A 71 year old CBHS member speaks to us after undergoing a bone graft on how the Hospital Care at Home service has helped her, especially since she lives alone.
    • Membership
    20 April 2017
  • Rehab in home, recovery

    Speedy recovery converts surgeon to Rehab in the Home

    A 76 year old CBHS member, Ruby, recently underwent bilateral hip replacements. She was out of hospital within two days and received Rehab in the Home as part of her recovery journey. CBHS’ Clinical Health Manager, Samuel Loveday talks to Ruby about her experience.
    • Membership
    20 April 2017
  • Rehabilitation in the Home (RITH)

    Member story – Rehabilitation in your own home

    Recently, one of our Health and Wellness experts, Karen, spoke with 75 year old CBHS member Dorothy* who has recently had a bi-lateral knee replacement...
    • Membership
    20 April 2017

    Understanding the role of a GP

    Understand the role of a GP and how to find one near you.
    • Membership
    18 August 2016
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    The importance of a Chronic Disease Management Program

    If you have a vascular health issue then it’s recommended that you receive regular help and support through a Chronic Disease Management Plan. We explain why here.
    • Membership
    13 May 2015
  • Member interview with Geoffrey Diamond

    CBHS member Geoffrey Diamond speaks about the total hip replacement he underwent in 2011, at the age of 50. Prior to his operation Geoffrey could barely walk down the street, now he enjoys a healthy lifestyle cycling two to three times a week.
    • Membership
    24 November 2014
  • Watch our Chronic Disease Management Program on 7 News.

    CBHS Chronic Disease Management Programs
    • Membership
    9 October 2014
  • Member interview with Michael Hogan

    Following his five day in-hospital recovery from total knee reconstruction surgery, CBHS member Michael chose to continue his rehabilitation in the comfort of his own home. Read our interview with Michael.
    • Membership
    6 October 2014