Medically Prescribed Appliance (MPA) claims must be accompanied by a referral from a registered practitioner. The following are examples of items that can be claimed under the MPA category: Nebulisers, Humidifiers, Blood Glucose Monitors, Heart Rate/Blood Pressure Monitors, Support Aids/Mobility Aids, Compression Garments, Non-cosmetic Prosthesis (Premium Extras only), and TENS Machine/Circulation Booster.
The MPA category covers the purchase, hire and repairs to appliances that are covered under the category up to the annual limit.
Navy Health will not pay benefits on any services, treatments or products received outside of Australia or when purchased from a provider without an Australian Business Number (ABN).
As a consequence we strongly advise all members consider Navy Health Travel Insurance when travelling overseas to cover emergency expenses when outside of Australia.