With above-inflation price increases announced by medical schemes, many members may be looking for more cost-effective options when it comes to healthcare.
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An often-misunderstood fact about hospital plans is that they don’t necessarily cover visits to the emergency or casualty rooms.
Discovery and Momentum medical schemes top the tables in the 2017 GTC Medical Aid Survey across most plans.
We set ourselves a challenge to try and find medical cover for one of our readers. Our findings show that medical cover is expensive for many middle-income earners and that a comprehensive hospital plan is possibly the best option. Elizabeth has three children aged 3, 6 and 9. She has a take-home pay of R15 000 and has to fully cover the costs of...