How To Choose A Broker

We are dedicated to providing you with quality advice and guidance when it comes to navigating through the medical aid world, if you are looking for a broker, or perhaps you want to know if you are getting vaue from your current broker. The...

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SA Lays Down The Law for Gap Cover

After four years of consultation, Treasury gazetted final demarcation regulations in late December, ending years of uncertainty on the future of gap cover, hospital cash plans and primary healthcare policies. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi published the final demarcation regulations...

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Open Medical Aid Facts – 2017

Each medical scheme will readily provide you with the facts on themselves, not everyone has the time or the patience to go and do a comparative study. Fortunately, Alexander Forbes Health has done it for you in their Diagnosis 2016/2017. Some additional information comes...

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Medical Aid Scheme Increases for 2017

Its that time of the year again when medical aid schemes are increase their policy prices across the board. With some schemes already releasing their percentages we can say that it is set to be an interesting 2017. Majority of the disclosed numbers range...

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What makes a good medical aid broker?

The complexities of the medical scheme industry make it a fairly confusing industry to navigate successfully and confidently. While the schemes’ call centres are generally good in providing you with information, some members seek the assistance of a broker to help them choose a medical...

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So what exactly is Gap Cover?

When you opt for 100% of your hospital policy’s scheme rate, you assume that you will be receiving 100% cover. This is where many of us go wrong – 100% cover does not, in fact, mean comprehensive cover. Medical specialists often charge in excess...

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Malaria Advice for Travellers

4 – 8 November 2013 is the SADC Malaria Week. 216 million people suffer from Malaria every year. We have compiled some helpful advice if you are travelling to a Malaria High Risk area. 1. Prophylaxis in risk areas Prophylaxis for a malaria area...

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