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Healthy Weight For Life

Improve your quality of life

The Healthy Weight for Life programs, developed by Prima Health Solutions Prima is an Australian owned and operated healthcare company established in 2004. It is an ISO 9001:2008 accredited company with highly refined and effective weight management governance practices and procedures in place.
Since its inception Prima has specialised in the research, development and large scale delivery (especially via remote mechanisms) of high quality products and programs targeting obesity and obesity-related chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease and osteoarthritis.
with collaboration from leading Australian and international medical and physiotherapy experts, are designed to help members with osteoarthritis, heart disease and type 2 diabetes lose weight, improve their health and learn the lifestyle skills that will help them stay in control of their weight for life.

 

These programs are offered to eligible Teachers Health Fund members at no extra cost. It is completely voluntary and members can withdraw at any time without it affecting their policy or membership in any way.

There is no need to attend meetings or clinics. All the program components are delivered directly to you.

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Your Rebate

All Australian residents, who are entitled to Medicare, are able to claim an income tested rebate on their private health insurance; would you like to apply your rebate?

For individuals earning between $88,001 - $102,000 (or $176,001 - $204,000 for families*).
*For families with children, the thresholds are increased by $1,500 for each child after the first.

How rebate tiers workX

Most Australians with private health insurance currently receive a rebate from the Australian Government to help cover the cost of their premiums. The private health insurance rebate is income tested. The table below details the different rebate amounts and Medicare Levy Surcharge levels.

The rebate applies to hospital, general treatment and ambulance policies. It does not apply to overseas visitors cover. The rebate levels applicable for 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014 are:

Singles
Families
≤$88,000
≤$176,000
≤$88,001-102,000
≤$176,001-204,000
≤$102,001-136,000
≤$204,001-272,000
≤$136,001
≤$272,001
Rebate
< Age 6530%20%10%0%
Age 65-6935%25%15%0%
Age 70+40%30%20%0%

Single parents and couples (including de facto couples) are subject to family tiers. For families with children, the thresholds are increased by $1,500 for each child after the first. http://www.privatehealth.gov.au/healthinsurance/incentivessurcharges/insurancerebate.htm