NSANZ Secures charity status and appoints new President
Australia and New Zealand’s peak professional body for the practice of neuromodulation has today (Tuesday, July 30, 2019) announced its approved charity status, and the appointment of a new President.
One million Aussies with chronic pain worse off under Government’s Private Health insurance changes
Existing health fund holders forced to upgrade or miss out on treatment options
The new Private Health Insurance (PHI) policy changes will make access to effective chronic pain treatment through private hospitals inaccessible for one-in-two current PHI policy holders. This could amount to well over a million individuals with chronic pain.
Opioid crisis set to soar under Government’s Private Health Insurance (PHI) changes
Chronic pain patients to be denied access to existing life-changing treatment options.
The new Private Health Insurance (PHI) policy changes have reignited concerns over Australia’s opioid epidemic, with Australians denied access to life-changing pain management treatments unless they hold the top-tier Gold policy.