Discovery: All the 2020 medical aid plan prices

A full list of all plans offered by Discovery Health medical aid, together with individual costs as well as costs per family and all benefits.
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Below are the 2020 Discovery medical aid prices. Keep in mind that Discovery charges for a maximum of 3 children under 18, and children over the age of 21 are charged an adult rate. (Hot Tip: Do you have children about to start paying an adult rate? We might have some cost-saving ideas for you. Please contact us.)

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Here is a quick list of all the Discovery plans, by increasing price. Below this table, you will find a more detailed look for each plan.

MainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Hospitals
KeyCare Start AR 914 R 914R 550NoNoNetwork View full plan
KeyCare Core A R 949 R 949R 245NoNoNetwork View full plan
KeyCare Core B R 1,183 R 1,183R 292NoNoNetwork View full plan
KeyCare Plus A R 1,207 R 1,207R 439NoNoNetwork View full plan
Essential Smart R 1,400 R 1,400R 1,400NoNoNetwork View full plan
KeyCare Start BR 1,538 R 1538R 601NoNoNetwork View full plan
KeyCare Plus B R 1,659 R 1,659R 468NoNoNetwork View full plan
Essential Delta Core R 1,681 R 1,265R 675NoNoNetwork View full plan
KeyCare Core C R 1,809 R 1,809R 410NoNoNetwork View full plan
Coastal Core R 1,946 R 1,462R 774NoNoCoastal View full plan
Classic Smart R 1,954 R 1,542R 781NoNoNetwork View full plan
Classic Delta Core R 1,960 R 1,545R 784NoNoNetwork View full plan
Essential Delta Saver R 2,085 R 1,575R 837YesNoNetwork View full plan
Essential Core R 2,104 R 1,577R 846NoNoUnlimited View full plan
KeyCare Start CR 2,394 R 2394R 650NoNoNetwork View full plan
Classic Core R 2,449 R 1,931R 980NoNoUnlimited View full plan
KeyCare Plus C R 2,450 R 2,450R 656NoNoNetwork View full plan
Coastal Saver R 2,608 R 1,962R 1,053YesNoCoastal View full plan
Essential Saver R 2,615 R 1,961R 1,048YesNoUnlimited View full plan
Classic Delta Saver R 2,628 R 2,076R 1,056YesNoNetwork View full plan
Essential Priority R 3,278 R 2,577R 1,310YesNoUnlimited View full plan
Classic Saver R 3,290 R 2,596R 1,318YesNoUnlimited View full plan
Classic Priority R 3,814 R 3,008R 1,526YesNoUnlimited View full plan
Essential Delta Comprehensive R 4,507 R 4,257R 904YesNoNetwork View full plan
Classic Comprehensive R 5,954 R 5,633R 1188YesNoUnlimited View full plan
Essential Comprehensive R 5,003 R 4,731R 1,008YesNoUnlimited View full plan
Classic Delta Comprehensive R 5,362 R 5,077R 1,069YesNoNetwork View full plan
Executive R 7,257 R 7,257R 1,385YesNoUnlimited View full plan
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Discovery medical aid: Executive Plan prices

Discovery Executive 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 7,257 pm R 7,257R 1,385YesNoUnlimitedUnlimited
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits). There is a self payment gap.
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Discovery medical aid: Comprehensive Plans’ prices

Discovery Essential Delta Comprehensive 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 4,507 pm R 4,257R 904YesNoUnlimitedNetwork
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits). There is a self payment gap.
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Discovery Essential Comprehensive 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 5,003 pm R 4,731R 1,008YesNoUnlimitedUnlimited
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits). There is a self payment gap.
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Discovery Classic Delta Comprehensive 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 5,362 pm R 5,077R 1,069YesNoUnlimitedNetwork
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits). There is a self payment gap.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Comprehensive 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 5,954 pm R 5,633R 1188YesNoUnlimitedUnlimited
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits). Thereis a self payment gap.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery medical aid: Saver Plans’ prices

Discovery Essential Delta Saver 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 2,085 pm R 1,575R 837YesNoNoNetwork
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults if savings run out and maternity consults and scans. Limits apply. All else paid from savings or from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Coastal Saver 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 2,608 pm R 1,962R 1,053YesNoNoCoastal
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults if savings run out and maternity consults and scans. Limits apply. All else paid from savings or from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Essential Saver 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 2,615 pm R 1,961R 1,048YesNoNoUnlimited
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults if savings run out and maternity consults and scans. Limits apply. All else paid from savings or from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Delta Saver 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 2,628 pm R 2,076R 1,056YesNoNoNetwork
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults, maternity, kids' casualty if savings run out. Limits apply. All else paid from savings or from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Saver 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 3,290 pm R 2,596R 1,318YesNoNoUnlimited
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults, maternity, kids' casualty if savings run out. Limits apply. All else paid from savings or from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery medical aid: Core Plans’ prices

Discovery Essential Delta Core 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 1,681 pm R 1,265R 675NoNoNoNetwork
Scheme pays for maternity consults and scans. Most other out-of-hospital claims paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Coastal Core 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 1,946 pm R 1,462R 774NoNoNoCoastal
Scheme pays for maternity consults and scans. Most other out-of-hospital claims paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Delta Core 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 1,960 pm R 1,545R 784NoNoNoNetwork
Scheme pays for maternity consults and scans. Most other out-of-hospital claims paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Essential Core 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 2,104 pm R 1,577R 846NoNoNoUnlimited
Scheme pays for maternity consults and scans. Most other out-of-hospital claims paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Core 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 2,449 pm R 1,931R 980NoNoNoUnlimited
Scheme pays for maternity consults and scans. Most other out-of-hospital claims paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Priority Plans 2019

Discovery EssentialPriority 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 3,278 pm R 2,577R 1,310YesNoLimitedUnlimited
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits) with limited above threshold benefit.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Priority 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 3,814 pm R 3,008R 1,526YesNoLimitedUnlimited
Offers comprehensive cover for most out-of-hospital benefits (with sub limits) with limited above threshold benefit.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Smart Plans 2019

Discovery Essential Smart 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 1,400 pm R 1,400R 1,400NoNoNoNetwork
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults, eye and dental check up, maternity consults and scans. Limits and co-payments apply. All else paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery Classic Smart 2020:

YearMainAdultChildSavings?Fund?Threshold?Hospitals
2020:R 1,954 pm R 1,542R 781NoNoNoNetwork
Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: GP consults, acute meds, eye and dental check up and sport related injuries, specialised radiology, maternity consults and scans. Limits and co-payments apply. All else paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.
(Only available if the highest monthly income in your household is: All income levels) .
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Discovery medical aid: KeyCare Plus Series – income based

Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: maternity, GP consults, specialists, casualty visits, acute meds, pathology and radiology. Limits and co-payments apply. All else paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.

Your Income:Main:Adult:Child:Hospital Choice:
R0-R8,550
R1,207 pm

R1,207 pm

R439 pm

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R8,551-R13,800
R1,659 pm

R1,659 pm

R468 pm

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R13,801+
R2,450 pm

R2,450 pm

R656 pm

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Discovery medical aid: KeyCare Core Series – income based

Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: maternity, GP consults, specialists, casualty visits, acute meds, pathology and radiology. Limits and co-payments apply. All else paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.

Your Income:Main:Adult:Child:Hospital Choice:
R0-R8,550
R949 pm

R949 pm

R245 pm

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R8,551-R13,800
R1,183 pm

R1,183 pm

R292 pm

Network
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R13,801+
R1,809 pm

R1,809 pm

R410 pm

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Discovery medical aid: KeyCare Start Series – income based

Out-of-hospital, scheme pays for some: maternity, GP consults, specialists, casualty visits, acute meds, pathology and radiology. Limits and co-payments apply. All else paid from out of pocket, unless PMB.

Your Income:Main:Adult:Child:Hospital Choice:
R0-R9,150
R914 pm

R914 pm

R550 pm

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R9,151-R13,800
R1,538 pm

R1538 pm

R601 pm

Network
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R13,801+
R2,394 pm

R2394 pm

R650 pm

Network
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