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Get the care you need from the comfort of home

Get the care you need from the comfort of home

Caring for yourself, and your family, is important now more than ever. At Westfund, not only do our members have a variety of services they can continue to access using their Extras Cover (up to their annual limit), but they can access many of these services from the safety of their home. Reduce your risk… 

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Claiming prescriptions, injections and vaccinations

Claiming prescriptions, injections and vaccinations

Looking after your health often means accessing prescriptions, injections and vaccinations. If you hold an eligible Extras Cover and have served the two month waiting period, you may be able to claim a benefit towards the cost of some of these pharmaceuticals. Your Policy Summary will provide detailed information on your level of benefit and… 

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Diabetes Week 2020 | Heads up on Diabetes

Diabetes Week 2020 | Heads up on Diabetes

Diabetes Week 2020 runs from 12-18 July and the theme for this year’s campaign is ‘Heads up on Diabetes’. Diabetes Week is an opportunity for a focus on awareness and dialogue around diabetes, which is Australia’s fastest growing chronic condition. This year’s theme, ‘Heads up on Diabetes’, relates to the mental health aspect of diabetes,… 

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New Health and Wellbeing programs launched

New Health and Wellbeing programs launched

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has changed many aspects of our daily lives, so it’s not surprising that it has also changed the way we access health-related services. Although social distancing measures mean that face-to-face contact may be limited, it doesn’t mean that you’re not able to access care for both your physical and mental wellbeing.… 

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Inaugural Grant Program Recipients Announced

Inaugural Grant Program Recipients Announced

   Westfund CEO, Matt Banning today officially announced the successful applicants from the inaugural intake of the Westfund Community Grants Program. The bi-annual Grants Program, implemented in March this year, provides greater opportunity for organisations across Australia to access funds to support initiatives aimed at empowering and strengthening their local communities. As a proud not-for-profit… 

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