The Canberra Times
Wednesday, 6 December 2023

Finally, a real discussion about the future of private health insurance

By Andrew Podger
August 6 2019 - 12:00am

The Grattan Institute's Stephen Duckett and Kristina Nemet presented a helpful framework last month for assessing private health insurance's future role in Australia's universal healthcare system, Medicare, and whether government support for it is justified. They will follow up their preliminary paper with more detailed analysis.