Home > Medical schemes Medical schemes All sections in Medical Schemes » About Medical Schemes » General Info » Choosing a Medical Scheme » Dictionary of Terms » FAQs » Medical Scheme News » PMB and Chronic Disease » Medihelp Press Office » Momentum Health Press Office » Selfmed Press Office 10 facts on the self-payment gap Have you exhausted your day-to-day benefits and moved into your self-payment gap? Here's what it means. Medical Schemes News Selfmed Medical Scheme and regulator reach settlement The Registrar of Medical Schemes (the Registrar) instituted proceedings during March 2013 in the Western Cape High Court for the appointment of a curator to the business operations of Selfmed Medical Scheme. More in Medical Schemes News Cancer vaccine for schoolgirls Managed care key to ultimate survival of medical schemes Discovery: 6% membership increase Be SA's medical scheme champion Is your GP contracted in? Fewer schemes in SA See All Medical schemes News » About Medical Schemes Medical schemes - a history The world of medical schemes can be a confusing one. This article explains everything from medical schemes to Dread Disease. All about medical schemes » Choosing a medical scheme 10 tips on choosing a medical scheme Unless you belong to a closed medical scheme through your work, you will have to make some difficult choices when choosing the right medical aid for yourself and your family. See all choosing a medical scheme » FAQs What is a self-payment gap? Up to a pre-determined limit (which is different for every medical scheme) you will be liable for the payments until you reach what is called a threshold. See all FAQs » PMB and Chronic Disease Know your scheme's PMBs Read your scheme's policy - and understand what constitutes a Prescribed Minimum Benefit. See all PMB and chronic disease » General Info 7 things you should know about your scheme Confused by your medical scheme? Here are some quick answers to questions you may have. See all general info » Selfmed Press Office Selfmed addresses recent developments Following the recent press release sent out by the Council for Medical Schemes (CMS), Selfmed would like to address and allay any concerns that members and service providers might have. See all Selfmed Press Office » Momentum Health Press Office It is never too early to join a medical scheme If you haven’t started contributing to a medical scheme, then 2013 is the perfect time to begin. Visit the momentum health press office » Medihelp Press Office Save 10% on Medihelp's new network options With nearly 10,000 participants and spectators on the day, the organisers of this year’s Medihelp Sunrise Monster on 2 March, were hard put to meet everyone’s needs. Visit the Medihelp Press Office » advertisement From our sponsors Hill's Science Plan Canine Mini range What is Diabetic Neuropathy? There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Live healthier Be vitamin-smart » A-Z of vitamins What is vitamin C? Ask the expert Why we need vitamin D Even in a country with an abundance of sunlight you might have a vitamin D deficiency. Here's why. Beat acne » Stars with scars Acne tips Skincare Myths about acne Through the ages, there have been many myths about acne. We list the myths and give you the facts.