KONPARE & OSHC For Australia
Every student aspiring to study in Australia must secure
Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). Moreover, they have to keep an active
policy that covers the entire length of your student visa.
Australia boasts one of the best healthcare systems in the
world. It aims to deliver affordable & high-quality health care to
Australian citizens via ‘Medicare’ - a universal public health care system.
However, overseas students are required to take OSHC as part of their visa
OSHC for Australia helps international students to cover the
costs of medical and hospital during their stay. OSHC includes ambulance cover
and limited pharmaceutical items. It is vital to go through your ‘OSHC Deed’ to
ensure which medical services and treatment are covered under the policy.
Students shall take out the health insurance policy as per their needs and
OSHC for Australia is critical for students as they have to
maintain adequate health insurance as a visa requirement. For any gap in the
renewal period or payment delay, you may not be able to claim for services
opted for during the time-lapse. While you would still be able to continue with
your health cover, this might cause trouble during further student visa
extension or change in visa status.
KONPARE brings delight to education
agents as it eliminates the need of visiting various insurers’ websites. It
fetches the real-time quotes for agents to easily compare and buy OSHC for
students. Moreover, agents can earn commission from each OSHC policy, manage
leads, increase brand visibility as well as improve efficiency.
How About OSHC & COVID-19?
does cover the illness occurring due to COVID-19, majorly related to lung,
chest, kidney, bladder, and other such clinical categories. It is recommended
for students to contact their private health insurer to know more about the
same. For more information, students can also visit the ‘Department