Medshield Medical Aid Scheme: 2017

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Medshield: All the 2017 medical aid plans

A list of all the plans offered by Medshield medical aid scheme, including costs for individuals and families.

Medshield benefits:

Medshield in-hospital benefits: 2017

All in-hospital benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield out-of-hospital benefits: 2017

All out-of-hospital benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield oncology benefits: 2017

All oncology benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield maternity benefits: 2017

All maternity benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield dentistry benefits: 2017

All dentistry benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield medicine benefits: 2017

All medicine benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield other benefits: 2017

All other benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield optometry benefits: 2017

All optometrybenefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield preventative benefits: 2017

All preventative benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

Medshield mental health benefits: 2017

All mental health benefits, compared, for Medshield medical scheme 2017

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Frequently Asked Questions:

All the jargon explained

DSP A Designated Service Provider (DSP) is a healthcare provider (doctor, pharmacist, hospital, etc) that is...

Can I be refused membership of a Medical Aid Scheme?

No, unless you have participated in fraudulent activities with that scheme. A medical scheme is not...

What are “Waiting periods”?

Waiting periods are imposed by the medical aid scheme on new members, based on their medical history. The waiting periods can also be applied to Prescribed Minimum Benefits (PMBs).

When can I change my medical aid plan?

Determining when you can change your medical plan depends on whether you want to stay with the same scheme or not.

How do I complain about a medical aid issue?

Medical Aids are complicated and there is often misunderstanding and disagreement between the scheme administrator...

Will I have to pay a Late Joiner Penalty?

The Late Joiner Penalty is paid by medical aid members who are 35yr+ and who have not always had medical aid. Find out how the LJP is calculated, and whether it applies to you or not.