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2019

Benefit Guide 2020

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Plan-change deadline brought forward to 13 December

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Benefits and Contributions 2020

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National Health Insurance (NHI) update

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Year-end presentations

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Special Edition: 2019 Member Trustee Elections

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Healthcare billing and Scheme reimbursement

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Trustee elections - are your contact details up to date?

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Annual General Meeting report

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When is a condition chronic?

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Services rendered by the CDE for AMS

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Respiratory conditions

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Your AMS tax certificate

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Cancer treatment and funding on AMS

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Children of adult dependants on your membership

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Annual Report for 2018 - Commentary

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Our 50th Annual General Meeting

We have sent you the Notice of the Annual General Meeting (AGM), as well as a proxy form, on the 26 March by email.

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Always check your Scheme post!

Some of our Scheme communication is automated and as a result you may not always look at it in detail, as you might think that it is ‘just the statement’.

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Claims statement distribution

We recently experienced system problems with our claims statement publication, which was addressed by our Administrator.

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Alcohol – friend or foe?

An honest view on our relationship with alcohol.

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Our new website

We kept it looking similar to the old website so that everybody will still recognise it and feel ‘at home’.

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Flu vaccines and other preventative care benefits

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends annual vaccinations against the flu, especially for certain groups of people, such as pregnant women, children under 5 years, the elderly...

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Our Fiftieth AGM - save the date!

Our fiftieth Annual General Meeting will take place at 10am on Wednesday 22 May 2019 at the Auditorium, 18th floor, 55 Marshall Street, Johannesburg.

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Call for nominations for the Disputes Committee

During the AGM members elect the Scheme’s Disputes Committee. The Disputes Committee is an independent committee that ensures that disputes between the Scheme and a complainant, should they arise, are settled

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Standard Care Plan: Out of Hospital sublimits explained

December is HIV and AIDS awareness month and, while most of us know the basics about this disease, not all of us have heard of the other conditions that might occur alongside HIV.

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How long can my child stay on the Scheme

Your child dependant can stay on your membership up to the age of 24. If your child was 23 or younger on 1 January, he/ she is still eligible to stay on your membership at the dependant contribution rate for the current year

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Can I obtain the services of a specialist on Value Care Plan?

Can I obtain the services of a specialist i.e. paediatrician, specialist physician, cardiologist, etc. on the Value Care Plan?

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Chronic medicine – practical tips for your treatment

Chronic medicine and the consequences of not taking them as prescribed

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