If your Doctor or Specialist deems your breast reduction as "medically necessary" then a benefit from HIF may be payable; However, if it's classified as "cosmetic surgery", a benefit from HIF will not be payable.
To confirm if a benefit is applicable, please ensure that you meet the requirements outlined below and also complete our Medical Estimate Form so a member of our team can check your eligibility.
- Hold GoldStarter, GoldSaver, Gold, GoldStar hospital cover
- Medicare deem your surgery to be medically necessary and;
- You will be treated as an inpatient;
Please note: A twelve month waiting period will also apply.