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Common healthcare words
Navigating the language used in the healthcare industry can be complex. Here is a glossary of key terms you might come across, and what they mean.
Getting started with Student Health Cover
IDP gives you the freedom choose. It's easy to buy Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) online yourself, or you can do it with the help of IDP counsellor.
Health and Safety tips
Australia is a safe and healthy place to live, and there's a lot to see and do. You will probably be studying in a town or city, but you may also want to experience the wild beauty of its oceans, mountains, rivers and the famous 'outback' or 'bush'.
How to use Student Health Cover
When you arrive in Australia, you may need activate OSHC policy and you can begin using it (but hopefully you won't need to!). Here are some tips of making a claim.
Understanding the Australian healthcare system
We're here to help you understand the Australian healthcare system and how to navigate it. A little knowledge will help you to be confident you are getting the best healthcare services, when you need them.
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