Allianz Care

Allianz Care is a medical assistance and insurance company that started in 1983 and was initially called Worldcare. In 2001, they joined the Allianz Group, under the name Mondial Assistance. In 2012, the company rebranded to Allianz Global Assistance. In 2020, they transitioned to the global brand Allianz Care.

The Allianz Group is now one of the largest health insurance providers for international students, workers and visitors to Australia. The provider operates across 70 countries around the world and services 100 million customers.

The Overseas Student Health Cover provided by Allianz Care helps meet visa conditions for student visas. Allianz Care provides access to their products and services online, over the phone, via health and safety apps and face-to-face.

General Overview of Allianz Care Overseas Student Health Cover

Allianz Care OSHC provides health insurance cover for the 500 Student Visa while you are studying in Australia.

This includes:

  • Private and public hospitals admissions
  • Ambulance
  • Doctors and specialist (outside of hospital)
  • Medical tests (X-rays and blood tests)
  • Prescription medicine

How does Allianz Care support Students as a Health Insurance Provider?

Allianz Care supports students in Australia by:

  • Allianz Care Telehealth powers by Doctors on Demand – 24/7 care via phone or video call
  • Allianz MyHealth App – ability to submit medical claim, check your claim’s status, view policy documents
  • Find a Doctor Online Tool – Use your postcode to find your closest health professional
  • Hospital in the Home – This treatment model allows for medical specialists to treat you in your home for eligible conditions

Visa Compliance and Allianz Care OSHC

Allianz Care OSHC meets the Home Affairs health insurance requirements.

Allianz Care Health Cover

Health Insurance BenefitsAllianz Care
Visa Compliance
Meets government requirements
Apply online
In Hospital Treatment
Accident and Emergency Services
Public and Agreement Only
Outpatient and Postoperative
Doctor Services
100% of MBS
Out of Hospital Treatment
Standard GP Consultation
100% of MBS
85% of MBS
85% of MBS
Pathology and X-rays
85% of MBS
Emergency ambulance services
Surgically implanted prosthesis
Prescription medicines
$50 item limit
PBS co-payment
$300 limit person limit p.a.
Waiting Periods
Pre-existing psychiatric2 months
Pre-existing conditions12 months
Obstetrics12 months
Extra Features
Refund Policy
Limited fees apply
Support Services
24hr in-person safety support
24hr virtual doctor visits


How can I get my Allianz Care membership card?

You can access your e-membership card on the Allianz MyHealth mobile app. The e-membership card is accepted at most medical service providers so you do not need a physical membership card. To use the Allianz MyHealth mobile app you can register online and create an account.

What doesn’t Allianz Care OSHC cover?

Allianz Care OSHC does not cover the following under the insurance policy:

  • Dental
  • Physiotherapy and Chiropractic services
  • Contact lenses and eye glass prescriptions

Allianz Care does provide an option if you would like to get extra cover for those services that are not covered under the Allianz Care OSHC cover. This policy is OSHC Extras coverage.

How can I make an OSHC claim?

Allianz Care provides two different ways to make an OSHC claim:

  1. Claim online via the MyHealth online members portal
  2. Download the MyHealth app to manage all claims via your smart phone

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