Join Australia's Health Panel to have your say on issues in Australian healthcare

Australia is often touted as having one of the best health systems in the world, providing safe and affordable healthcare to all Australians. An Australia's Health Panel survey run in February this year found that consumers generally believe that Medicare is highly valuable to both Australia at large and to them as individuals.

Recent media coverage and research has called into question the purported universality of our healthcare system, with more and more consumers are being told their healthcare providers will no longer be bulk billing them for healthcare. Where bulk billing the is backbone of making healthcare affordable and accessible in Australia, with the Government paying a set "rebate" through Medicare that allows for Australians to receive the healthcare free of charge,

For this month’s Australia Health Panel Survey, we want to ask you what your experience has been in obtaining medical services, whether they were bulk billed and how affordable you are finding the health care system.

To have YOUR say, login to your account or register to join the Panel.