Background to Changes
In early 2018, it was flagged that a comprehensive review of Australia’s Private Health Insurance industry was required.
Specifically, it was announced that a number of natural therapies were ineligible for Private Health Insurance rebates.
The Australian Government’s original position was that Pilates would not be rebatable, regardless of who/how it was delivered.
Consequently, this resulted in a massive backlash from key peak bodies within the healthcare industry. At the forefront of this was the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA). [Read more…]