Michelle's story

Michelle had endometriosis, and her kids needed healthcare too. Having Southern Cross health insurance made all the difference for her and her family.

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Stevie's story

Southern Cross health insurance was there to help Stevie with unexpected health issues, and now helps her keep healthy and living life to the fullest.

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Dylan's story

Dylan just wanted to be able to lift his child, but he couldn’t. Southern Cross Health Society helped him on his road back to health.

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Faster treatment when you need it most

According to our recent Measuring the Benefits of Health Insurance survey3, employees with health insurance waited just 37 days for elective surgery on average, compared to 80 days for those without.

With Southern Cross
37 days wait time
Without Southern Cross
80 days wait time

Day-to-day claims

Cover for day-to-day healthcare services helps members manage everyday needs like GP, dental and optical. Hover over each service to see the day-to-day healthcare claims we paid for last year.

Optometry Optical
Prescriptions Flu Vac
Physiotherapy Physio
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*Source: Southern Cross Health Society claims data 2018/19.

Benefits of being a Southern Cross member

We’ve been looking after New Zealanders’ health for over 50 years and now more than 870,000 Kiwis choose Southern Cross Health Society.

Faster treatment, less worry 5-star rated for customer satisfaction NZ owned and not-for-profit Faster, simpler claiming Exclusive partner offers Special rewards and discounts Discounts for families Manage your policy online – anywhere, anytime