2014-01-28 00:38:49 来源:1688 原文网址 Marieedit
1688 News NSWWolong岗（Wollongong）的母亲菲比·墨菲（Phoebe Murphy）6年前在私家医院里生下大女儿Charlotte，但15个月前，她生第二个孩子Archie的时候却选择了公立医院。
Charlotte’s birth was a happy event, but with it,but it isThe delivery bill is as high as 3000 yuan, because the private medical insurance purchased by Murphy's family did not reimburse this cost.
Since 2002, private health insurance fees have soared at an average annual rate of 6.5%.IncreaseFar exceeds inflation.The affordability of private health insurance has become a big problem.
Macquarie analysts estimate that in the past 11 years, the proportion of private health insurance costs to household disposable income has risen from 4.6% to 6.1%.Although private health insurance chargesIncreaseIt is still not on par with mortgage repayments or private school fees, but it shows no signs of slowing down.
If private insurance becomes too expensive and unaffordable, it may lead to increased pressure on public hospitals.
The former Labor Party government’s income and property assessments for the deceased’s medical insurance subsidies and other measures aimed at saving government costs have contributed to the increase in private medical insurance fees.
Inventory of charges for major private health insurance funds