How out-of-pocket medical costs can get out of control

If you’ve seen a specialist in the private health sector, you’ll likely know the pain of out-of-pocket or “gap” costs.

They’re the fees charged by a medical specialist, minus the Medicare rebate and — if you have private health insurance — whatever your health fund is willing to cover.

What you pay varies greatly depending on who you see,

Give it a Go!

Inspiring Aussies to give it a go

As the Commonwealth Games draw to a close, Aussies are inspired to venture into new sports.

  • A third of Aussies that participate in sport suffer from a sports injury every year.
  • During Osteopathy Awareness Week (15th – 21st April), Jessica Gallagher and Osteopathy Australia are encouraging people to #GiveItAGo,

We can close the gap & I’m proof of that

Here is a little truth we haven’t heard much about this week: We know how to close the gap.

Hundreds of thousands of Indigenous people are living successful, healthy, stimulating lives. I am one of them.

A 2016 Centre for Independent Studies report that found that of 550,000 Indigenous people identified in the 2011 census,

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