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  • @bspence111 Whitecoat is based on the experiences submitted by patients themselves.
  • Giving patients more info to make healthcare decisions is a good thing! @whitecoat_au https://t.co/qyOqFkeFY1
  • Consumers will win from @whitecoat_au initiative. Media release: https://t.co/kxnriwGlr7
  • @emyoung353 Health funds are trying to work with the Govt to improve pricing regulations that will save members money on premiums.
  • More on @whitecoat_au by @SarahJaneTasker: A 'trip advisor' for healthcare patients: https://t.co/V0Cy2C7k7h
  • RT @CHFofAustralia: The @whitecoat_au site expanding shows more progress towards a consumer-friendly #health system. Our Media Release: htt…
  • Great news for patients. More info to help them select the best providers. https://t.co/rmhroJDM11
  • More on @whitecoat_au in today's @FinancialReview, great news for #healthcare patients: https://t.co/h61L7vwBLW
  • In today's @theage: Better info for patients on healthcare providers. https://t.co/CBj4L44uTl
  • @emyoung353 Avg profit margin across the industry <5% last 5yrs. Fixing prostheses prices set by Govt would save members $150 per policy.
  • Prostheses pricing is the low hanging fruit & would deliver savings directly to PHI members. #PHI16 https://t.co/NKwk5lrtvX
  • Private patients are forced to pay much higher prices than public hospitals pay for the same devices. #PHI16 https://t.co/qWPjEcJucC
  • Reform to prostheses pricing could save $800m per year, or $150 per PHI policy. #PHI16 https://t.co/aH5dn9CAEw
  • PHA CEO Rachel David outlines reforms needed to increase health insurance value for customers #PHI16 https://t.co/HnKITOBxU8
  • RT @BupaAustralia: Looking forward to hearing from @AusHealthcare @sophiescott2 & @StVHealthAust at @BusinessCircle_ #thenetworkeffect http…
  • RT @WePublicHealth: All parts of health sector support healthcare homes strategy so let's invest more in this immediately says @Bupa CEO #t…
  • RT @_benjoi: great to see broad agreement from Bupa, St Vincent's and the Consumer Health Forum on the main issues and the way forward #the…
  • RT @BupaAustralia: "The private health system can only work if we've got a strong public health system" - Dwayne Crombie #thenetworkeffect
  • "We need to capitalise on the wellness movement" - Defence Health CEO Gerard Fogarty in @theheraldsun https://t.co/5dHSB0fgPI
  • Labor must come clean on complex changes to the private health insurance rebate. Media release: https://t.co/R17O9qz1vS