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20 claims schemes will not pay

There are certain things that any scheme is unlikely to foot the bill for. But that doesn't stop some people from trying.

20 quick facts on medical schemes in SA

Many medical scheme members are baffled by scheme rules and regulations. Here are 20 quick facts on medical schemes in South Africa which might answer some of your questions.

Schemes: the good, the bad, and the ugly

Last week we asked our users to write to us about their experiences with their medical schemes. As can be expected, what we got was the good, the bad and the ugly.

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Phelisa Tyesi says...

Yes i agree wth you bt the problem iz that......if this person who have Ebola is still in early stage so it's nt easy to see that person if he /she have it.......so now he/she... Could Ebola hit SA?
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People often go straight to a specialist, but visiting your GP first can save you money and provide you with the same health outcomes.

When the gap becomes a chasm

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