Members of medical schemes in South Africa, whether they are individual members or belong to company medical aid schemes, are grappling with annual contribution increases.
According to the Medical Schemes Act, medical schemes may impose what is called a late joiner penalty.
Choosing one of the hospital plans in South Africa for you and your family can be a daunting task.
There are approximately 3.9 million people that are fortunate enough to belong to a medical scheme in South Africa.
Genesis Medical Scheme is one of less than a handful of schemes that offers rich basic dentistry benefits.
Genesis Medical Scheme’s 2015 average contribution increase is once again at an all time low of only 5.3%*.
Genesis is one of only a handful of medical schemes that offer prospective new members the facility to complete a user friendly on-line application.
Genesis Medical Scheme has successfully negotiated lower pharmacy dispensing fees for our members with the DisChem, MediRite and Clicks Pharmacies Groups.
Raising a teenager these days can often be something of a balancing act for any parent, especially when they present with one or more health or behavioural problems.
One of our members recently found themselves in the very unfortunate position where his / her spouse was involved in an accident relating to a certain extreme sport.
Members of medical aid schemes and/or their doctors often believe that a condition is a Prescribed Minimum Benefit (PMB) when, in fact, it is not a PMB.
Searching for a new medical aid scheme to join and where you can chat online with the scheme prior to joining?