10 May 2023: Medical aid shortfalls can be a major financial burden for many medical aid members. This occurs when your medical aid pays less than what your doctor charges, leaving you with a bill to pay. These shortfalls can be avoided if you take the right steps.
03 April 2023: If you are a member of a South African medical aid and are considering taking out gap cover, then there are a few important things to look out for to ensure you get the best policy for your needs.
03 March 2023: Even with a medical aid, you may still be responsible for certain out-of-pocket expenses such as hospital co-payments, deductibles and fees for medical specialists that exceed your medical aid’s rates. Gap cover is designed to help cover these additional expenses, so you don't have to pay for them out of your own pocket.