Health Insurance Star Ratings and Awards 2019

Health Insurance Star Ratings and Awards 2019

Canstar’s Private Health Insurance Star Ratings and Awards consider three separate types of health insurance policy (hospital cover, extras cover and packaged hospital and extras cover). The ratings process for each of these involves a unique methodology that evaluates policies and providers based on their pricing and features.

Released September 2019

2019 Award Winners

National Winners

  • Bupa
  • HCF
  • Medibank

State Winners (NSW)

  • HBF (Extras)
  • Westfund (Hospital & Package)

State Winners (NT)

  • Bupa (Hospital)
  • HCF (Extras & Package)

State Winners (Qld)

  • HBF (Extras)
  • Westfund (Hospital & Package)

State Winners (SA)

  • Bupa (Hospital)
  • HBF (Extras)
  • HCF (Package)

State Winners (Tas)

  • HCF (Hospital, Extras & Package)

State Winners (Vic)

  • HBF (Extras)
  • Medibank (Hospital)
  • Mildura (Package)

State Winners (WA)

  • Bupa (Hospital)
  • HCF (Extras & Package)

Numbers crunched by Canstar Researchers

Read Methodology
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27
providers considered
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476
consumer profiles
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4,991
hospital policies
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1,604
extras policies
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3,464
package policy combinations
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3
national winners
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6
state winners

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About Star Ratings

Canstar's Star Ratings are unique. We evaluate literally thousands of products from hundreds of financial institutions. Our expert researchers analyse every product by comparing price and features to determine what represents value.