Become an Affiliated Provider

Southern Cross welcomes the opportunity to talk with suitably qualified healthcare providers about joining the Affiliated Provider (AP) programme.

To become an AP to Southern Cross, practitioners must:

We also take into account:

  • member demand for services
  • your geographic location/region
  • the services you are offering and area/s of expertise
  • national coverage
  • price


“The online prior approval and claim process provides us with confidence around prompt payment, and it is very beneficial for cash flow.”

- Eye Specialists, Ophthalmology

"Southern Cross is pushing for the best value healthcare for its members, and the Affiliated Provider programme fulfils those needs.”

 -Trevor Fitzjohn, Imaging

“I liked the idea of providing a more affordable service for patients without reducing the quality of the service they receive.”

- Gary French, Orthopaedics

“I see it as a good thing that insurers take a position on making sure they’re getting value for their members’ money.”

- David Merrilees, Urology


Contact us about becoming an AP.