How does extras cover work?
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Extras cover helps with the cost of services generally not covered by Medicare and focuses on keeping you healthy. Extras include things like dental, glasses, physiotherapy and a range of other services.
Our extras policies vary with types of services as well as the percentage you get back from 50%, 60%, 65%, or even up to 75% of the fee charged by your provider as a benefit.
The full list of extras categories that you can be covered for can be seen here:
- Physiotherapy, Chiropractic and Osteopathy
- Natural Therapies including Acupuncture & Naturopathy
- Remedial Massage
- Travel Vaccines
- Non PBS prescription medications including travel vaccines
- Health Maintenance
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech therapy
- Eye Therapy
- Health Screening
- Health Appliances
Benefits are paid once waiting periods have been served up to an annual cap, which applies over a calendar year and varies by cover. Your benefits will reset as of January 1st each year.