Health Screening

Health Screening provides benefits for services received outside of a hospital, which do not attract a Medicare benefit. If a Medicare benefit is available for services received, you're unable to also claim a benefit from

Examples of services that can be claimed under Health Screening include:

  • Hearing tests
  • Retinal scans
  • Bone density tests
  • Mole mapping
  • Mammography screening
  • MRI
  • Allergy or intolerance tests

To be eligible to receive a benefit on the above items, you’ll need to have served a 12 month waiting period. Once these waiting periods have been served you can claim on these items, up to your annual limit.

Sounds like something you’d be interested in? If you’re looking to have Health Screening included in your extras, drop us a line and we’ll be happy to help with upgrading your cover.