A major health insurer’s move to exclude hip and knee replacement procedures from its policies will not have a big impact on OA patients, a leading orthopaedic surgeon predicts. Bupa has come under fire after announcing downgrading of hospital cover for about 700,000 customers from July 1, including the exclusion of hip and knee replacement from ...
How will insurer’s knee/hip replacement exclusions affect osteoarthritis patients?
By Tessa Hoffman
8 Mar 2018