Extras cover (also called ancillary cover or general treatment) helps with things you generally don't get for free from the public health system in Australia such as dental, optical and physio. This guide explains the key features of Extras cover.
Did you know about the Peoplecare combined Hospital and Extras cover discount? Get a 10% discount off any Peoplecare Extras cover when combined with any Peoplecare Hospital cover.
Advantages of Extras cover
- All that cover
Extras cover helps with things you generally don’t get for free from the public health system in Australia like:*
- remedial massage
- hearing aids
- laser eye surgery
- Receive a rebate
Members may be eligible for a rebate (depending on your income) from the government to reduce the cost of Extras and Hospital cover premiums. It’s called the Australian Government Rebate on Private Health Insurance. View the income thresholds here.
Choosing an Extras cover is easy.
Please keep in mind that most services have an annual limit and waiting periods might apply.