Sadly, I am bringing you news of our federal government undermining a whole raft of Natural Therapies. They proposed and despite some 80,000 people speaking up for the industry they removed your ability to claim on your private health insurance. And, this is despite of record profits from private insurers. Article Article
Yes, incredible isn't it? Your privately funded extras policies will soon not cover Natural Therapies treatments despite that being your very reason for paying for them. See below for actions you can do.
I still provide you excellent preventative and reactive care with love and due attention at a great price but you will not be able to obtain that paltry rebate against your cover after their deadline passes.
We do live in a democracy and the louder our voices are the better the end result. So we need to shout, inform others and ...
-- Add your Name to this petition. I would do this in addition to the letter writing for the maximum benefit. Add your own experiences here too.
-- That done the most effective is to write to your MP stating it simply (like that your wish the changes to insurance claims changes for Natural Therapies to be retained. Or speak from your heart about what your experiences have been. More details here. Need addresses? No problem, they are here. Please send every one a separate letter, even if it is a variation it get even more attention and action.