Monday, January 21, 2019
Batseta

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...
Vaccinate

Fight the flu and vaccinate

Medical Schemes, by law, are for the members and run by the members. It is for this reason that member needs must be protected...
Credit ratings

Junk status on the horizon

A downgrade by at least one of the ratings agencies is a very real possibility later in the year, Adrian Saville, Citadel chief strategist,...

Medical schemes brokers not to blame for private healthcare costs

South Africa’s medical schemes brokers play an indispensable role in the distribution of products to consumers and recent comments by the Minister of Health...