Take our short survey
Your answers will help inform our campaign to make Australia’s healthcare system fairer.
Do you have private health insurance?
Who is your insurer?
What tier of hospital insurance do you have?
Are you considering changing policy or fund?
Have you ever been charged out-of-pocket costs?
Can you tell us what happened? E.g. Whether the costs affected your treatment decisions, whether you knew about them before treatment, or whether these costs caused you any financial stress.
How much were you out of pocket?
Which of these statements resonate with you?
Private health insurance is too expensive and we need to take action to force the government to use its power to bring down the price of health care
Access to health care shouldn’t be limited by a person’s ability to pay, health care should be fair and access should be on the basis of health needs
Health insurers need to take action to fix the situation they find themselves in and make health insurance better for people
The government should be investing more money into Medicare to ensure it delivers for everyone, not subsidising private health insurance companies
When it comes to the healthcare industry, what should CHOICE focus on next?
Getting the government to take action to reduce out-of-pocket costs in health care
Investigating the impact on people’s health when they use personal debt to finance their health care
Stopping the government from using tax-payer money to support the private health insurance industry
Other (please specify)