GMHBA Hearing Aid Rebates & Benefits
GMHBA is an Australian not-for-profit health insurance and care company with over 85 years’ experience. At GMHBA we give you flexible options which is why you have the option to choose extras to cover only without hospital if that’s what’s best for you right now. There is a range of extras covers to compare and choose from so you can find the perfect policy for you or your family.
GMHBA Extras for Audiology and Hearing Services
Better Hearing is more affordable with your GMHBA Extras Cover for Hearing aids. Table below summarises the benefits, the required waiting period and the waiting time for hearing devices replacements for different Extras covers.
|Health Fund Cover||Audiology Consult||Hearing Aids||Other Benefits||Waiting Period||Frequency|
|Top Extras Fixed Benefit||Ini- $40, Sub- $30||up to $1,500||not specified||12 Mths||3 Years|
|Mid Extras Fixed Benefit||Ini- $30, Sub- $25||up to $1,500||not specified||12 Mths||3 Years|
|Mid Extras 65% Benefit||65% up to $400yr||65% up to $1,200||not specified||12 Mths||3 Years|
|Starter Family Package||55% up to $200||-||not specified||-||-|
Benefits are paid towards Audiology consultations:
- Top Extras Fixed Benefit: Initial Consult $40.00; Subsequent Consult $30.00; $500 annual consultation limit.
- Mid Extras Fixed Benefit: Initial Consult $30.00; Subsequent Consult $25.00; $400 annual consultation limit.
- Mid Extras 65% Benefit: Initial Consult 65%; Subsequent Consult 65%; $400 annual consultation limit.
- Starter Family Package: Initial Consult 55%; $200 annual consultation limit per person.
Further Benefits to GMHBA Members
Extend Your GMHBA Extras Benefit at Ear & Hearing Australia
GMHBA Hearing Aid Providers Recognition criteria: GMHBA requires that the hearing aids are provided by a recognised Hearing service provider who is in private practice at a location in which the services are provided and meets GMHBA’s criteria.
Audiologists at Ear and Hearing Australia are GMHBA recognised providers for hearing aids and they are all registered with Medicare Australia, Department of Age Care and Member of Audiology Australia.
For more information call one of our friendly hearing aid specialist Audiologists on 1300 761 667
Receive an extra $500 discount
Premium Fitting & Care Package is discount by $500 when you are fitted with any Binaural Premium Hearing Aids. This is on top of your Extras cover benefits from GMHBA!
This hearing aid discount offer is available to GMHBA Health Insurance members and is off the EHA recommended retail price. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or be redeemed for cash.
Let’s Discuss your Hearing Needs
To take the first step towards better hearing, you need to see a registered qualified audiologist for a hearing assessment. Your audiologist can help you understand your hearing loss, discuss your treatment options and possible benefits from a hearing aid. Your audiologist can discuss the costs and any possible Government rebates or subsidies and help you claim your GMHBA Health cover benefits (if you have Extras Cover). Find an Ear & Hearing GMHBA registered Clinic in Melbourne.
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