Medical aid schemes in South Africa may impose certain waiting periods on new members and/or their dependants when joining a medical scheme.
Genesis Medical Scheme offers rich basic dentistry benefits, which are available on all benefit options, including our hospital plans.
In 2013 Genesis had the lowest annual contribution increase of all open medical schemes. Our 2014 increase is also the lowest-reported to date.
Prescribed Minimum Benefits (PMBs) were introduced to prevent unfunded dumping on the state and to improve efficiency and cash flow for public hospitals.
With the financial credit crunch, members of medical schemes are increasingly questioning the high cost of their medical aid contributions.