Articles tagged Claims (8)
Treatment for mental health issues and colonoscopies are among the most common claims made by Australians aged between 20 and 60 years old in FY18.
Medibank paid benefits towards more than 65,000 hospital admissions for customers requiring psychiatric care in the 2018 financial year.
Customers can see out-of-pocket information for more than 14,000 specialists.
From 2012, Medibank data shows a 52 per cent increase in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repairs for girls aged 10 to 14 years. For those aged 10 to 19, it was a 31 per cent increase.
Many may not be aware of exactly how their bodies are likely to change over time, and the health risks they may face in each stage of life.
The most expensive claim Medibank paid benefits for in FY2014 was for care for a newborn baby, with a benefit outlay of $740,394.