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  • Articles tagged COVID-19 (9)

    Health Research at Medibank: Recording patient COVID-19 screenings – every patient, every time

    COVID-19 again highlighted the importance of healthcare workers in Australia, and pre-surgery patient screenings helped to protect them. We supported a new College of Anaesthetists study to improve confidence in the screening process for hospital workers.

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    Medibank to reopen retail stores in the Greater Brisbane area

    11 January 2021 update - Medibank will reopen stores in Greater Brisbane on 12 January 2021 following the Government lifting some COVID-19 restrictions. The Gold Coast stores will also reopen.

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    How Medibank’s health professionals are supporting the COVID-19 national response

    Medibank’s health services team has handled 328,000 COVID-19 related interactions on behalf of its clients this year, by leveraging its team of 1,500 health professionals across Australia.

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    Health Research at Medibank: Australia’s world-renowned medical researchers continue to deliver results despite pandemic

    COVID-19 disrupted traditional healthcare delivery in 2020, but it also gave Australian researchers the chance to demonstrate their world-renowned agility, teamwork and incredible scientific knowledge. We proudly supported 17 research projects this year.

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    Medibank reopens stores in South Australia

    23 November 2020 update - Medibank has reopened its South Australian stores following the Government lifting some COVID-19 restrictions.

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    Pandemic heightening the awareness of social and mental health impact among Millennials

    New research by ahm health insurance has found more than half of all Millennials are feeling daunted about going to a party as they reflect on their life during COVID-19.

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    Medibank supports new COVID-19 study to improve safety for patients and healthcare workers

    The Medibank Better Health Foundation has worked with ANZCA on new research. It found clearer documenting of COVID-19 screening in hospitals is needed to reduce the transmission risk for patients and healthcare workers.

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    Medibank supports the #dontwaitmate campaign

    New data shows a reduction in the screening, diagnosis and early treatment for cancers during the COVID-19 pandemic

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    Quality care delivered outside of hospital: new data on the Medibank at Home program

    Haemodialysis and chemotherapy at home trials are experiencing increased demand from customers and specialists.

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