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    Default IVF meds and private health cover MBF

    Hi

    Has anyone been able to claim crinone and synarel through MBF?

    Thanks in advance!

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    tryingreallyhard is offline Waiting for our little prince or princess.
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    Sorry Shirleysmum - we're with NIB and we get most of it back. Woo hoo. I assume you've given them a call????
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    Shirleysmum - you get $50 for each one.

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    Im with MBF it wont help for this bub on the way as I only just joined. but its good to know they give money back for IVF drugs. HCF didnt.

    TNTbub

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    Hi TNTbub,

    I just had a letter from MBF rejecting all my claims submitted for crinone and syneral. Apparently they are both pbs-listed, and therefore on the exclusionary list. I'm not surprised really, but it would have been nice. So don't get your hopes up too high with MBF. Its interesting that PositiveThinker was able to get reimbursed from MBF....maybe I'm on a lower cover??

    Good luck with your claims!

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    Hi Ladies,

    I want to know how much does it cost for the crinone on PBs and also if you have to pay privately?

    CGU

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    I paid $180 for a box of crinone, and wasn't able to claim anything through MBF, although it seems that other health funds may pay up to $50 per box.

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    shirelysmum I know HCF dont pay for any IVF drugs. I looked at joining my DH fund and it didnt suit me at all so i went out on my own.


 

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