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.
Geelong Medical and Hospital Benefits Association (GMHBA)
GMHBA offers great value, affordable health cover.
A payroll deduction scheme is available to staff of Deakin University and an applicable discount off GMHBA's standard brochure rate will apply.
For further information regarding GMHBA or any other questions you may have regarding Private Health Cover please contact Brett Cunningham on 0407345701 or visit GHMBA Health Insurance.
Bupa Health Plan
Bupa Corporate Health provides employees with:
- convenient access to the details of the Deakin University Bupa Health Plan
- detailed information about the products offered including features and benefits
- quick online quotes for each product
- simple online joining capability
- secure membership details if you register with 'myBupa'
Start enjoying the benefits of Corporate Membership today. If you switch to the Plan from another fund, you will get continuity of cover for services common to both Bupa and your current health cover, so long as you have served your waiting periods.
Bupa Corporate Health 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.