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We are Affiliated Members of the:
Health Care Consumers' Association Inc (HCCA Inc) contact Ph: 02 6230 7800) AND
Self Help Organisations United Together Inc (SHOUT Inc) contact Ph: 02 6290 0198)
We are aslo a registered charity under the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).
Our Latest Newsletter:
- Next General Meeting, Saturday 20 February 2021 @ 2.00pm Canberra Southern Cross Club Woden
- Guest speaker - Dr Stuart Miller (Sleep Medicine Specialist).
Dr Stuart Miller is the principal sleep medicine specialist at the Canberra Sleep Clinic located at the Equinox Medical Centre on Kent Street Deakin. Dr Miller has been one of our speciaist sleep doctor guest speaker before and has always been a very popular preseneter and speaker. Dr Miller's knowledge of common and rare sleep disorders is wide and he can answer most of your questions on the day. All members and guests are welcome.
Electricity Rebate Reminder: If you are using a nasal Positive Airway Pressure (nPAP) machine do not forget to apply for your electricity rebate as a user of life support machinery. This gives you prioity of reinstatement after power failure as well as a rebate in the cost of your electricity. To those new to the use of nCPAP, to obtain this rebate all you need is a letter from your Sleep Specialist and to contact your electricity supplier.
Private Health Insurance Rebate Extra's Coverage Reminder: Most Private Health insurers will provide you with a rebate up to $500 or more for the purchase of your new CPAP machine every five years. Check with your insurer before you buy and save on the purchase price of your CPAP machine.