Health insurance providers
The provision of adequate health care services is an important issue for all staff. The following health insurance funds offer special rates to our employees.
For information about their plans and rates please contact the relevant fund.
For information about our arrangements with the funds please contact Richard Barling, Consultant (Superannuation), on 03 522 72775.
Deakin University Health Insurance Plan (HCF)
The University Health Plan has been arranged by the University's health insurance advisor, Health Link Consultants, with cover provided by leading health fund, HCF.
HCF is dedicated to delivering the best quality healthcare to its members and provides private health insurance cover for a full range of health benefits including private hospital, Australia - wide ambulance cover and ancillary services.
The fund is one of Australia's larger funds and operates on a not-for-profit basis.
Health Link Consultants' personal service combined with HCF's competitive products - and the University's excess refund arrangement means you can now enjoy great health cover protection and save.
More information is available from the Health-Link Consultants Deakin University Health Plan website or by calling Health-Link Consultants on 03 9670 5555 or 1800 808 026.
GMHBA Health Insurance
Our employees can access discounts on GMHBA already great value rates and enjoy the convenience of payroll deductions. Request a personalised quote
To take advantage of this great offer please contact our call centre on 1300 267 743. Make sure you quote 'Deakin University' when enquiring.
Read more on GMHBA's new range of tailored health covers that gives you more choice and flexibility.
Switching your current health insurance to GMHBA is easy
If you already have health insurance GMHBA can help you switch from your current health fund. GMHBA will contact your existing health fund and help you complete the paperwork. Plus you won't have to re-serve any new waiting periods that have already been served provided you transfer to an equivalent level of cover within 30 days. Learn more about GMHBA Health Insurance.
Bupa Health Plan
Bupa Corporate Health provides employees with:
- Competitive corporate premiums
- Higher benefits
- Gap free Physio & General dental for kids
Switching from another fund is easy, You won't have to re-serve the waiting periods for services you were previously covered for when transferring from your previous health insurer. The Bupa Corporate Health plan information for Deakin employees can be viewed by visiting the Bupa website. You will be prompted for a Deakin username and password which is available to staff on the staff intranet.
For more information contact Bupa on 134 135 & quote ID 403004