Friday, May 24, 2019

Medical fraud still the most pervasive type of fraud in SA

Medical aids lost at least R15-20bn of total private healthcare industry spend to fraud last year, with the Board of Healthcare Funders of Southern...

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...

Natmed releases second edition of its Natmedipedia

Natmed Medical Defence has released the second edition of its Glossary of Medical Negligence and Insurance Terms, rebranded as Natmedipedia. The medical malpractice insurance...
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...

Bonitas: A focus on members and amalgamation set the scene for 2017

Bonitas Medical Fund (Bonitas) announced that after a challenging year for the healthcare industry, the premium increase for 2017, across all its options, will...