Helps with the cost of treatments in hospital.

Waiting period waiver

special offer - Take out hospital and extras cover by Dec 9 to claim straight away on most extras. Find out more Close

  • How do I get this offer?

    Take out hospital and extras cover by December 9 and then:

    • Pay your first month premium and set up direct debit for future payments
    • Pay at least 6 months up front
  • Who's eligible?

    New members on most new memberships can get this offer. It’s not available with:

    • Corporate Cover
    • Accident cover
    • Visitors & Working Visa Health Insurance
    • Overseas Students Health Cover (OSHC)
    • Ambulance cover
    • ahm covers and other selected covers
  • The fine print

    Here are all the other things you need to know:

    • 2 & 6 month waiting periods on extras waived
    • Other waiting periods may apply, including 12 months for pre-existing conditions and some dental services
    • If switching funds, benefits paid from previous cover are deducted from Medibank annual limits
    • Not available with any other offer
  • Ambulance cover

  • Flexible options to
    help control costs

  • Choose cover that
    best suits your needs

  • Pay less at
    tax time#

Choose hospital cover that suits you

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*Prices displayed for singles in NSW entitled to a 29.040% Australian Government Rebate and nil Lifetime Health Cover loading. Rebate levels vary from 0% to 38.720%, which you can change when you get a quote. Prices vary from state to state. Waiting periods may apply including 12 months for pre-existing conditions and some dental services. Minimum payment frequency is fortnightly.

# All hospital cover at Medibank is appropriate for the purpose of avoiding the Medicare Levy Surcharge.

hospital and extras

Add extras cover to create your own package

We can also help cover the costs of non-hospital treatments like dental, optical, physio and many other therapies. Mix ‘n’ match extras cover with your hospital cover.


Choose a tailor-made package designed to fit

Switch today. It’s easy.

  • FIND Medibank health insurance that suits your needs.

  • JOIN online or on the phone. We’ll help you leave your old fund and get unused premiums refunded.

  • CLAIM. Don’t re-serve waiting periods for services you were already covered for.