Provides a higher Medicare benefit for out of hospital costs. Your doctor's visit will still cost the same, but we'll give you a higher benefit back.
Families and couples only have to register once. Read more under Medicare Safety Net for families. Original Medicare Safety Net (OMSN).
Find out exactly how the medicare safety net works and what you are eligible to claim under the extended Medicare safety net.
Many people don't know about the Medicare Safety Net, so we've put together a guide to the Safety Net, and how it works.
The Medicare Safety Net is part of Australia's public healthcare system. It's there to reduce out-of-pocket costs for out-of-hospital medical costs.
Medicare has a feature to help if you've spent a lot on doctors' fees. The Medicare Safety Net is designed to provide some relief with high medical costs.
The Medicare government-funded healthcare system in Australia subsidizes some of the costs related to health treatments.