ACCC review of Healthe Care’s proposal to buy Pulse Health, including the Forster Private Hospital

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Closes 28 Feb 2017

ACCC review of Healthe Care’s proposal to buy Pulse Health

The ACCC is considering whether this deal will reduce competition for health care services, particularly in the Forster/Great Lakes and Taree/Manning areas of NSW.

Please upload your paper submission here or answer in the boxes below.

1. Which hospital(s) have you recently attended for treatment and why did you choose to go to that hospital? Was it because of fees, service quality, location, reputation or the availability of your doctor?

2. What other hospitals did you consider?

3. How far would you travel to receive medical treatment. Does this depend on the type of treatment you are receiving?

General comments or questions about the proposed acquisition or the ACCC’s review: