Overview of the health system in Australia
The Australian social security system is based on an annual tax on income tax. Each Australian resident is entitled to this social security scheme. It covers several fields by area:
- Old age
- Family benefits
Each family proposes a budget based on its resources and income. This budget is calculated by the organization "Centrelink". Most of these benefits are open without working hours. Some Visa holders can also be notified to the Australian health plan even if they are not residents. For more information, visit the website of the Australian Embassy in France.
Should I take out health insurance in Australia?
Healthcare costs in Australia are very high, so it is important to cover well in case of glitches. As an expatriate in Australia (if for example you are going to open a bakery in Australia), you will be considered a resident of the country. As such, you will be entitled to the Australian health care plan. However, it is necessary to create additional insurance for Australia to cover all costs in the event of a claim. In addition, underwriting health insurance in france, civil liability and care in other institutions in hospitals or public clinics in the country.
Security risks in Australia
Australia is a fairly safe country, but nevertheless requires some basic precautions. Australia is a country that attracts many visitors to its beaches. Beware, however, of the dangers of jellyfish, sharks, beach flights, water currents, sun exposure ...
Fires, floods and cyclones occur each year on Australian territory. In the event of a natural disaster, take shelter and follow the instructions of the security forces.
Health risks in Australia
Disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes, dengue fever is like a big flu. No preventive medicine exists at the moment, it is recommended to avoid the mosquitoes and to take care of Paracetamol in first necessity. Aspirin is to be banished completely so as not to aggravate the situation.
Subscribe GoldExpat insurance for your expatriation in Australia
To assist you in your expatriation in Australia, Mondassur offers you GoldExpat, the Australian insurance ideal and adapted to the expatriates in Australia. GoldExpat is:
Hospitalization at 100% of actual costs
Hospitalization must be reimbursed 100% of actual costs incurred, it is a real necessity for an insurance Australia. In-hospital services in Australia are among the highest in the world, so you need 100% coverage in the event of an accident.
Taking responsibility for civil liability
Being covered is a selection, but being covered for damage to others is another! Imagine that you are in the process of receiving the storefront of a shop in Sydney being at fault. Your care will of course be taken care of. But if you do not find a civil liability in your insurance Australia, then the expenses in search of this third person are not taken care of by your insurance and you risk to endure you heavily!
Taking charge of repatriation
There are many cases or medical situations in which repatriation to the country of origin is mandatory or strongly recommended. Where the Australian social security system never offers you a price in charge of repatriation, a private health insurance your rental permit in your country for you to treat.
In all situations and so many others, the GoldExpat Australia insurance covers you and guarantees you an immediate charge price for a very reasonable price.