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More Betreffe By N.S.W. Hospitals Contribution Fund
A new" rate which will mere 3 se I
benefits-has been established by the'-íí.O.W. Hospitals. Contribu-
tion f'urid. " '
It is_ .2/- a week for a family un'i't'añcl for males over 21. i
r A rate of J /- weekly will 'appíy foi'" single, men under 21, single females and widows without de- pendant children.
They will give a> hospital ben- efit of £¿/8/- a week.
Existing Table A (£2¿2/- a
week benefit for contribution? of 6d and 3d) and Table B-(£4/ 4./-, a week for 1/- and 6tl) will
The payment by the Common- wealth Government of £4/4/-'o week brings the i total benefit under the three tables to £12/ 12/-, £8/8/- and £C/6/- 'a week
The fund diiector, Mr. R. A 'Miller, haid.there had been a big demand for a higher rate and benefit because of'-¡rising cost0 pf < ¡hospital accommodation.