Rio Tinto and Medibank are putting your health first

Rio Tinto and Medibank are bringing tailor-made health and wellbeing plans to you and your family.

Rio Tinto and Medibank are working together to bring you great value health cover

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Fully Subsidised Essentials Silver Plus Hospital Cover with $500 Excess

Rio Tinto have partnered exclusively with Medibank, to offer fully subsidised Essentials Silver Plus Hospital cover with $500 excess (assumes no Lifetime Health Cover loading) to eligible employees*, provided by Medibank.

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Rio Tinto Medical Plus

Rio Tinto Medical Plus provides eligible employees and their families with reimbursement (subject to limits) for certain expenses incurred due to events that cannot be claimed from another source such as private hospital accident and emergency department fees, travel, accommodation, funeral benefits and more.

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Health Concierge

With hospital cover, Health Concierge provides personalised, preventative health assistance to help eligible members prepare for, or recover from, a hospital stay or treatment. It’s that extra level of support, like access to online coaching for weight management, support for rehabilitation from knee or hip surgery, and help with managing chronic conditions like type 2 diabetes or osteoarthritis.

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Ongoing health and wellbeing support

Rio Tinto and Medibank work together to make sure all Rio Tinto employees receive better support, and this means more than health insurance. Together, Rio and Medibank are working on initiatives to bring preventive and maintenance support to eligible employees. Some of the services may include flu vaccinations, mental health checks, skin checks and are subject to availability.

Your Rio Tinto Better Health Cover Includes:

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A choice of exclusive and tailored health cover options

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A % back from all recognised providers in Australia on included extras

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Use your Rio Tinto subsidy and upgrade to Premium Gold Hospital cover and only pay the difference#

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Emergency Ambulance for you and your family with any hospital policy~

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15% off travel insurance and 10% off pet insurance for Medibank members§

My Medibank App

Our app makes it easy to check your cover details and keep on top of your extras limits and waiting periods. Plus, you can find a Members’ Choice provider, make changes to your details and make a claim on most extras.


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Exclusive support

If you’ve got any questions at all about getting more from your membership, call the dedicated Rio Tinto phone line on 1800 RIO RIO (1800 746 746).

Things you should know

* Applies to single, couple/family and single parent family memberships on resident covers.

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~ Waiting periods apply. For ambulance attendance or transportation to a hospital where immediate professional attention is required and your medical condition is such that you couldn't be transported any other way. Tasmania and Queensland have state schemes to cover ambulance services for residents of those states.

§ Medibank Travel Insurance: Limits, sub-limits, exclusions and conditions apply. This is general advice only. Medibank Private Limited, ABN 47 080 890 259, an Authorised Representative, AR 286089, of Travel Insurance Partners Pty Limited, ABN 73 144 049 230 AFSL 360138 arranges the insurance on behalf of the insurer. The issuer is Zurich Australian Insurance Limited ABN 13 000 296 640, AFSL 232507. Please consider your own needs and the Combined FSG/PDS available from Medibank stores or to decide if this product is right for you. Terms, conditions and waiting periods apply. Medibank Pet Insurance is general insurance issued by the insurer The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd (ACN 090 584 473; AFSL 241436) (Hollard), is promoted by Medibank Private Limited (ACN 080 890 259; AR 286089) (Medibank) and administered by PetSure (Australia) Pty Ltd (ACN 075 949 923; AFSL 420183) (PetSure). Medibank acts as an authorised representative of PetSure. Medibank will receive a commission which is a percentage of the premium paid to Hollard and PetSure may receive a portion of the underwriting profit, if any - ask PetSure for more details.

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