Monday, December 17, 2018
nhi

NHI – the danger of political promises

South African citizens are holding government accountable for promises made to ensure votes in election years. This is evidenced by the surge in student...
gap

Seven key thoughts on gap cover

Gap cover helps to bridge the shortfall between specialist rates and medical aid rates, explains Tony Singleton, CEO of Turnberry. “A medical scheme often...
credits

Removing medical tax credits is another blow for taxpayers

These moves effectively destroy access to quality healthcare especially for the poorest medical scheme members and those who rely on lower cost insurance products...
questions

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...
obesity

Obesity’s influence on cancer

With specific reference to breast cancer, the World Cancer Research Fund International (WCRFI) states that globally, more than 1.7 million new cases of breast cancer...