Brochures

Private Health Insurance Brochures

  • PrivateHealth.gov.au
    Australia's leading independent source of information about private health insurance.
  • Health Insurance Choice
    A brochure about what to look out for what choosing a health insurance policy, provided by the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman.
  • Doctors Bills
    A brochure to help you find out about doctors bills, provided by the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman
  • Ten Golden Rules of Private Health Insurance
    A fact sheet outlining a list of ten tips to help avoid problems with private health insurance, provided by the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman
  • The Right to Change
    A brochure about changing your health insurance policy, provided by the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman
  • Waiting Periods
    A brochure that outlines the waiting periods that apply to private health insurance in Australia, provided by the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman
  • Private Patients Hospital Charter
    A brochure which explains what you can expect from your health fund when you go to hospital, provided by the Department of Health
  • Broader Health Cover Fact Sheet
    A fact sheet answering some of the common questions asked about broader health cover provided by the Department of Health
  • Medicare Brochure
    A brochure explaining what Medicare is and what it covers provided by Medicare Australia

Private Health Insurance Ombudsman Factsheets

The following factsheets will take you to the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman's website (www.ombudsman.gov.au):

If you have a suggestion for a new brochure or factsheet, please contact us.

Lifetime Health Cover

  • Lifetime Health Cover Brochure
    A brochure explaining Lifetime Health Cover provided by the Private Health Insurance Ombudsman. The brochure is also available in other languages:
Arabic (PDF 296KB)
Bosnian (PDF 266KB)
Chinese (PDF 476KB)
Croatian (PDF 267KB)

Dinka (PDF 488KB)

Farsi (PDF 333KB)
Greek (PDF 275KB)
Hindi (PDF 302KB)
Indonesian (PDF 267KB)
Italian (PDF 266KB)
Khmer (PDF 308KB)
Korean (PDF 468KB)
Macedonian (PDF 272KB)
Russian (PDF 274KB)
Serbian (PDF 273KB)
Spanish (PDF 266KB)
Tagalog (PDF 265KB)
Turkish (PDF 270KB)
Vietnamese (PDF 271KB)