As well as helping you to get well we want to help you to stay well. Our Healthy Living benefits encourage you to live a healthy lifestyle, we will pay up to $150* per person per Membership Year (if you have Ultra Extras, a lower benefit amount applies for other extras products) to assist you to:

  • Participate in your choice of weight management programs^
  • Participate in quit smoking programs
  • Participate in other approved health management programs* including:
    • Gym Membership
    • Personal Training programs
    • Aquatic exercise/rehabilitation including pool entry and exercise classes (excludes swim classes/lessons)
  • Have your skin checked for skin cancers (except when there is a Medicare benefit)
  • Attend consultations for diabetes education
  • Consult a metabolic dietitian or nutritionist to assist with weight management
  • Undertake bowel screening tests and bone density tests (not performed in a radiology practice and no doctor’s referral required)
  • Undertake Prostate-Specific Antigen Test (one per year). We will cover a second yearly test not covered by Medicare.
  • Supermarket tours conducted by a dietitian or other allied health professional qualified to provide nutrition advice

^Before enrolling in a weight management program please contact the Fund to clarify the eligibility to benefits.

* To comply with private health insurance legislation you must have been referred by your health care professional to participate in a health management program to address, improve or prevent a specific health or medical condition. A Health Management Program Benefit Approval Form must accompany a claim for these benefits.