Patients will soon be able to have a script issued and filled without leaving their homes, with GPs and specialists able to...

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29th July 2020 6:07 AM

A coronavirus-promoted healthcare revolution is underway with Medicare to fund telephone consultations and an electronic...

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30th March 2020 5:03 AM

GPs are charging potential virus suffers between $40-80 for consults that cannot be claimed through Medicare.

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05th March 2020 10:03 AM

A test that can tell whether a breast cancer patient needs chemotherapy has been refused a Medicare subsidy angering...

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22nd Feb. 2020 7:02 AM

Doctor Tony Mufutau Oluwatoyn Bakare who made more than 4000 fake Medicare claims worth over $360,000 has been sentenced to...

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13th Feb. 2020 2:02 PM

According to the latest Medicare data, Capricornia residents are paying through the nose to visit a doctor.

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13th Feb. 2020 9:02 AM

Australia’s 38 health funds are in a death spiral and only three will remain within two years, leaving many without...

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05th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

Experts have privacy concerns about the data matching techniques at the centre of the government's proposed Medicare fraud...

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19th Nov. 2019 12:11 PM

Thousands of health fund members planning to dump their health cover have found they can save big bucks by paying less for...

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19th Nov. 2019 7:11 AM

A change is coming for all Australians after a major Heart Foundation and News Corp campaign win — and it’s set to save...

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13th Oct. 2019 7:10 AM