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Linda

Linda chose Teachers Health Fund more than 20 years ago when she first became a primary school teacher. As her needs have changed, Linda has changed her cover with Teacher Health Fund and now enjoys peace of mind for her and her family with Mid Hospital 300 and Top Extras. “I always understood the value of investing in private health insurance, especially when it came to claiming for medical expenses and little extras like massages, but it wasn’t until …” read more

Trevor

Trevor chose Teachers Health Fund’s StarterPak product when he came off his parent’s policy as he’s generally fit and healthy but wanted cover for glasses and benefits for physio and chiro. “I’d always been on my parents’ health insurance plan and had never given it much thought when I needed to make a claim, but that changed when I turned 25 and wasn’t covered by their policy anymore …” read more

Sarah

Sarah and her fiancé have Teachers Health Fund’s Mid Hospital 500 and Essential Extras cover. They chose an excess on their Hospital cover so they could lower their contributions but still have peace of mind. “I work in marketing so I’m not easily fooled by gimmicks, and I don’t like surprises so I don’t want to be shocked by any hidden costs or exclusions …” read more

Marnie

Marnie and her husband Scott were on separate health insurance policies – Marnie with Teachers Health Fund and Scott with a different insurer. When they started to think about adding to their family they wanted to move to a couples policy with Teachers Health Fund so they could add any future children to a family policy. They decided on Top Hospital with Top Extras cover. “As soon as we became aware of some of the services we’d need while we’re planning for a family, or once we’ve actually had kids, we realised that we had to change our policies …” read more

Rob and Janet

Rob and Janet were planning for retirement when the unexpected happened and Janet needed a hip replacement following a fall. Luckily they had chosen the total peace of mind offered by Top Hospital. “We had considered reducing our health insurance as we hadn't really claimed for anything major since our children had grown up and left home. When I had a fall and found out I needed a hip replacement …” read more