Saturday, May 25, 2019

SAMA urges South Africans to vaccinate during African Vaccination Week

The South African Medical Association (SAMA) says both adults and children should be immunised during African Vaccination Week, which runs from 24-30 April. African...

Medical aid members downgrade their plans

Alexander Forbes Health says 3.8% of the company’s medical aid members have downgraded their health plans as the tough economy bites. Cancellation is also...

Medscheme launches new administrative platform

Medscheme has created a platform for its medical aid administration business, which reviews around 400 000 claim lines a day. The solution, powered by FICO®...

Natmed releases Annual Survey of Medical Malpractice Judgments

Natmed Medical Defence has launched its Annual Survey of Medical Malpractice Judgments of 2018, covering limited private healthcare sector judgments, birth injuries and lost...

Medical schemes industry in good shape: Alexander Forbes

The Alexander Forbes Health Medical Schemes Sustainability Index indicates that the country’s largest medical schemes are in good health, with sufficient reserves to pay...