Home > Medical schemes > FAQs Updated 09 February 2016 Does my employer have to subsidise my contributions to the medical scheme? No, employers do not have to subsidise contributions of their employees to medical schemes or hospital plans. 0 Like us on Facebook » Subscribe to the newsletter » Ask CyberDoc » Quiz How long will you live? » Medical history Bacteria gallery Does my employer have to subsidise my contributions to the medical scheme? No, employers do not have to subsidise contributions of their employees to medical schemes, although there are some employers who do this, especially if the scheme is an in-house scheme. 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 Diet and nutrition Breakfast vs. dinner: Which meal is mightier? Lifestyle Do these sleep myths really work to get you to bed? Medical Why gum disease can affect so much more than your oral health Sex Can you burn kilojoules while having an orgasm? Lifestyle 5 recent discoveries about periods that could literally change your life Medical A needle-free flu vaccine in the mail? It might not be that far off From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Looking younger » Can maple leaves help you look younger? New research has found that maple leaf extract can help you look years younger. Killer foods » Wild mushrooms a 'silent killer' Health practitioners are warning people to stay away from wild mushrooms.