Understanding The Medical Claims Process – Hospital Visits

We understand that going to hospital can be a challenging enough time, without then having to worry about how to claim when you receive accounts in the mail. We’ve put together some information about in-patient medical treatment, and what we as a fund require to process your claim, should you ever need to submit one

June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, a month dedicated to increasing awareness of Australia’s second deadliest cancer and raise funds for the community-funded charity, Bowel Cancer Australia, committed to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and the best care for everyone affected by bowel cancer. 1 in 13 Australians will be diagnosed with bowel cancer

World MS Day – 30 May 2019

May 30 is World MS Day 2019 – a day to globally raise awareness about Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and the needs of the people living with the condition. MyInvisibleMS is this year’s theme, putting the spotlight on the invisible signs of MS, and their unseen impact on quality of life. MS is a condition of

It’s Heart Week – 29th April to 4th May 2019

New studies show that more than two thirds of Australian adults- almost 13 million people or 69.1 percent – have at least three risk factors for heart disease – the nation’s biggest killer. Heart Week puts the spotlight on encouraging people to understand their risk factors for heart disease and take the right steps to

How much does an Ambulance service cost?

Do you know whether you are covered for Ambulance services if you need to call upon one?   You may not have thought too much about it, but the concerning fact is that while many assume Ambulance is covered free of charge, Ambulance services are actually not a covered under Medicare.  This means if you

Industry-wide price increase – Everything you need to know

Following confirmation of PHI rates increases by the Minister of Health and the changes to the Government rebate, we will be updating our system accordingly as soon as possible. Once our system information is updated, we will be advising each Member as quickly as possible what their premium will be via email or post. We

Beat the sun (and look incredibly classy) this summer

If you’re anything like the typical Aussie, odds are that you love the idea of a hot summer’s day.  While we love basking in the sun, enjoying our beautiful beaches and getting stuck in to an irresistible barbeque, the Cancer Council of Australia has recently reminded us to take care of our skin and wellbeing at

Top Hospital Nil Excess and Basic Extras

Phoenix Health Fund’s Top Hospital Nil Excess offers members comprehensive Hospital benefits with no excess to pay for Hospital admissions. The Basic Extras package as an add on, also gives members coverage for general dental optical, Ambulance and more. Hospital cover inclusions   Treatments Covered Waiting Period Treatment for injuries sustained in an accident Yes NIL Prosthesis Yes

Phoenix Health Fund is for members, not profits.

Phoenix Health Fund is a Mutual not for profit organisation, which means we don’t pay shareholders and earnings go back into member benefits. Operating as a not-for-profit ensures that our members are receiving a better deal than industry standards. Our priority is to ensure our members and their families lead healthy and happy lives. We