Wednesday, March 20, 2019
consumer

 Rising healthcare costs in South Africa

The funding of healthcare in South Africa is a highly contentious issue, which involves a variety of stakeholders. While Government is planning their National...

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...

With the touch of a finger

By Greg Sarrail, VP Solutions Business Development, Biometrics at HID Global. The days of unrestricted access to medicine, medical records and prescription pads by anyone...
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7 out of 10 for SA health insurance

A sample of 2 105 private medical aid policyholders in South Africa gave the health insurance industry a satisfaction score of 74.2 out of...

Life insurers pay record underwritten death benefits in 2015

Life insurance companies paid close to 99 per cent of claims made against fully underwritten life policies in 2015, providing beneficiaries with a cash...