Monday, May 20, 2019

Genoa Underwriting Managers launches new medical malpractice cover

Genoa Underwriting Managers and underwriter Safire Insurance Company have launched a new product that covers doctors and specialists against increasing medical malpractice claims. They...

BHF members embrace new ARV treatment guidelines

The Board of Healthcare Funders and its member medical schemes have backed the introduction of the new anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment guidelines which will see...
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Medical aid review questions

“Regardless of the information available to consumers, it is astonishing how many people do not pay close enough attention to changes in their benefit...

Bonitas solvency ratio increased to 25%

Bonitas says the Fund’s solvency ratio has increased to 25%, with its reserved increasing from R3.2 billion to R4 billion. Bonitas’ 2017 Annual Report...

Women-specific health insurance: pros and cons

According to Old Mutual, cancer accounted for 62% of the ‘Big 4’ severe illnesses (cancer, heart attack, CABG and stroke) in 2017. The top...