Psychiatric services include inpatient treatment with medications and/or psychotherapy for mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, personality disorders, eating disorders and addiction. Where included under a person’s cover, treatment must be provided at an approved psychiatric facility for benefits to be payable.
Please note: Conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer's are not generally considered psychiatric conditions.
Partially covered Psychiatric services are included on:
Fully covered Psychiatric services are included on:
If you are in your first 2 months of joining or upgrading to top hospital cover and would like to access included benefits for Psychiatric services you may be eligible for the Mental Health Waiver.