Media

Our work attracts national and international attention, and we engage with media to share our results widely. Some recent coverage includes:

Television

Out of Pocket – what’s the cost of private healthcare and can we afford it?
Invited expert on SBS Insight, 24 September 2019

Numerous TV news spots across regional, metropolitan and national television outlets.

Print

Mothers go public to avoid rising private health gap fees
The Sydney Morning Herald / The Age, 7 March 2021

Migraines striking one in 10 Aussie workers
Herald Sun, 17 October 2020

Fish oil supplements to reduce risk of heart attacks
Retail Pharmacy Magazine, 16 January 2020

Out-of-pocket costs for birth in private system 'shocking', midwifery expert says
The Guardian, 31 October 2019

Midwives and doctors push for Medicare rebate for homebirth
The Sydney Morning Herald / The Age, 15 August 2019

Growing weak at the knees? Here's what to do
Australian Financial Review, 15 March 2019

‘Waste of money’: women ditch private hospitals, go public to give birth
Canberra Times, 27 June 2018

Medibank Private sees 20 per cent drop in private births
Australian Financial Review, 22 June 2018

How to budget for the cost of having a baby
Money Magazine, 27 April 2018

The doctor who won't reveal fees – and other health cover hell tales
The Sydney Morning Herald, 9 April 2018

'They want the quick fix': Bionic Baby Boomers upend health system
The Sydney Morning Herald, 28 January 2018

Baby blues: Cost of pregnancy services has swollen tenfold
The Sydney Morning Herald, 12 January 2018

Surgeons urged to adopt global standard, report results clearly
The Australian, 17 May 2017

Medical costs forcing Australians to skip healthcare
The Sydney Morning Herald, 4 August 2016

Online

Comprehensive physiotherapy could save millions by avoiding joint replacement surgery
Monash News, 18 June 2020

The 3 biggest differences between giving birth in a public and private hospital, from mothers who've done both
MamaMia, 3 October 2019

From "eye-watering" to "not a cent": Australian women share how much childbirth cost them
MamaMia, 19 September 2019

Joint replacement to cost $5 billion by 2030
Monash News, 25 February 2019

The Cost of Childbirth and the Hidden Bills to Prepare For
ABC Life, 9 October 2018

New figures a “wake up call” for opioid overuse in arthritis patients
The Limbic, 7 February 2018

Out-of-pocket cost of having a baby skyrockets, largest rise in out-of-hospital obstetrics
ABC online, 12 January 2018

Healthcare’s high cost sees chronically ill patient’s skipping treatment, research finds
ABC Online, 12 August 2016