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Private health insurance
|Medibank Private Ltd||AUS||website|
|Medibank Private Ltd|
In 2018, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change risk. Responding companies are scored across four key areas: disclosure; awareness; management; and leadership. This company received a CDP Climate Change Score of D.
[Source 2018][More on Climate Change]
The ACCC is appealing the Federal Court's decision on 30 August 2017 which dismissed the ACCC's proceedings against Medibank. The ACCC had alleged that Medibank made false, misleading or deceptive representations and engaged in unconscionable conduct in relation to its failure to notify Medibank members and members of its subsidiary brand, ahm, of its decision to limit benefits for in-hospital pathology and radiology services, despite representing across a number of its communication and marketing materials that it would.
[Source 2017][More on Irresponsible Marketing]
According to the democracyforsale.net website, this company donated $25,211 to Australia's major political parties between 2012 and 2018, as disclosed to the Australian Electoral Commision (AEC).
[Source 2018][More on Politics]
This company is listed by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) as a Employer of Choice for Gender Equality citation holder. The citation is designed to encourage, recognise and promote active commitment to achieving gender equality in Australian workplaces.
[Source 2019][More on Workers Rights]
Health insurance funds have led the broader divestment out of tobacco and in many cases munitions, acknowledging the hypocrisy of investing in products which threaten human health. Market Forces, an affiliate of Friends of the Earth Australia, is calling on health insurance funds to divest from fossil fuels on the grounds that they are harmful to human health. This company invested $443 million between 2008 and 2016, but has announced it will divest its international share portfolio within 12 months (from Nov 2017) and intends to do the same with domestic shares (no timeframe).
[Source 2016][More on Climate Change]
|Company Structure||Public company|
|Revenue||$6.4 billion in 2014|