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No gap joint replacement pilot program

We're working with participating surgeons at Vermont and East Sydney Private Hospitals to deliver no-gap hip and knee joint replacement surgeries.

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Medibank is supporting a program to help eligible members pay no out-of-pocket medical costs for some joint replacements at participating hospitals.

Eligible members could pay no out-of-pocket on the following services as part of their hospital admission:

  • Pre-admission joint school.
  • Hip or knee joint replacement surgery with a participating surgeon, including your prosthesis (artificial joint).
  • Anaesthetist costs.
  • Assistant surgeon costs.
  • Hospital accommodation, including all theatre costs.
  • Diagnostic tests (scans and blood tests). 
  • And if required, rehabilitation or nursing care in the comfort of your own home delivered through Medibank at Home

Please note that excess and any co-payments under the policy are still payable.

Want no gap joint replacement surgery?

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Check your cover

You must have hospital cover with joint replacement included.

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Check your waiting periods

All applicable waiting periods must have been served.

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Check your location

This doctor led and designed model of care is available at participating hospitals in Melbourne and Sydney.

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Talk to your healthcare team

Your surgeon and the hospital will work with you to decide if the trial is right for you and your health needs.

To check which surgeons are participating in the program, it's best to contact the hospital directly. 

Vermont Private Hospital

No gap hip and knee replacements available with participating surgeons

East Sydney Private Hospital

No gap hip, knee and shoulder replacements available with participating surgeons

Want to know more?

We are always looking to shape the future of care. Learn more about whether this might program might be right for you.

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