Home > Medical schemes > FAQs Updated 09 February 2016 What does it mean if a doctor is contracted in? It means that that particular doctor will charge BHF rates to members of that particular medical scheme and you will not be left with large co-payments. 0 Like us on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz How long will you live? » Medical history Bacteria gallery It means that that particular doctor will charge medical fumd rates rates to members of that particular scheme and you will not be left with co-payments. Susan Erasmus is a freelance writer for Health24. NEXT ON HEALTH24X The value of digital technology in addressing quality care 2017-05-17 04:48 More: Medical schemesFAQs advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Sex Why cardiac arrest during sex is deadlier than any other activity News A deadly story – the origins of poisoning Diet and nutrition The 5 biggest misconceptions about eating fat Medical Here's why SA is on the forefront of using new TB meds News Only 20% of people will know all the answers to this health quiz Parenting Myth debunked: epidurals do not prolong labour From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Symptoms differ from person to person, identifying what triggers your IBS Live healthier Cracked rib? » Here's why coughing can be good for you SEE: How long should a cough last? 7 ways coughing can injure your body The average cough lasts between two and three weeks and usually causes no serious physical damage – but beware when a cough turns violent! Heart health » Can you reverse your heart's age? Air purifiers may protect your heart against pollution You're not too young to have a heart attack How much do you really know about the things that can go wrong with your heart throughout the course of your life?