Health fund rebates to their members for your services as a therapist varies depending on their level of cover. From time to time the health funds offering rebates for Bowen Therapy services and the amount of the rebates may change. When the BTFA is aware of changes, therapists will be notified.
The health funds providing rebates for services by therapists are listed here.
In line with the Australian government’s private health fund reforms, from 1st April, 2019 private health insurance will no longer cover Bowen therapy.
The other affected modalities are aromatherapy, Buteyko, Feldenkrais, herbalism, homeopathy, iridology, kinesiology, naturopathy, Pilates, reflexology, Rolfing, shiatsu, tai chi and yoga.
You can read more about this issue via our information page here.