Medshield Medical Aid Comparison - 2014 Plans

Medshield is a well established medical aid registered in 1968 and following its merger with Oxygen, covering in excess of 250 000 lives. It has a Global Credit rating of AA – and has reserves well in excess of the mandated 25% . Medshield has a range of options,3 of which are featured on this website

 
Medshield Plans: Medivalue
MediPlus
  
 
MEDSHIELD
MEDIVALUE
  IN HOSPITAL BENEFIT  
  100% Scheme Rate  
  No Overall Annual Limit  
  Co-payments apply for certain  
  procedures (e.g 40% for the use of a  
  non-DSP for Renal Dialysis)  
  Take home medicine limited to  
  R300 per admission   
  Annual Sub-limits per family:  
     
  Psychiatric treatment         PMB  
   (per family)  
  Hospice Car (per person): R23,000  
     
  Oncology                     PMB  
     
       
       
       
       
  CHRONIC MEDICATION BENEFIT  
  100% of Cost  
  27 PMB Chronic Disease Conditions  
  subject to scheme formulary  
     
     
     
     
     
       
     
  ANNUAL DAY TO DAY BENEFIT (including savings)  
  100% Scheme Rate  
   Limits per Annum  
  Member R 1 950  
  Member + 1 R 2 450  
  Member + 2 R 2 900  
  Member + 3 R 3 500  
  Member + 4+ R 3 800  
       
       
       
       
       
       
  ANNUAL THRESHOLD BENEFIT  
       
  does not apply  
     
     
  MONTHLY CONTRIBUTIONS  
  Member R 1,158  
  Spouse/Adult dependant R 1,008  
  Per Child R 315  
     
MEDSHIELD
MEDIPLUS
  IN HOSPITAL BENEFIT  
  200% Sceme Rate  
  No Overall Annual Limit  
  Co-payments apply for certain  
  procedures (e.g 40% co-payment for  
  use of a DSP for Renal Dialysis)  
  Take home medicine limited to  
  R300 per admission  
  Annual Sub-limits per family:  
     
  Psychiatric treatment     R26,000  
   (per family)  
  Hospice Care                R46,000  
   (per person)  
  Oncology                      R230,000  
       
       
       
       
       
  CHRONIC MEDICATION BENEFIT  
  100% of Cost  
  27 PMB Chronic Disease Conditions  
  Subject to scheme formulary  
     
   Additional Disease List Annual Limit  
          Single: R4.650  
          Per Family R9,300  
     
     
               
  ANNUAL DAY TO DAY BENEFIT (including savings)  
   100% Scheme rate    
  Limits per annum  
       
   Member R4,200  
   Member +1 R5,900  
   Member +2 R6,600  
   Member +2 R7,400  
   Member +4+ R8,100  
     
       
       
       
       
  ANNUAL THRESHOLD BENEFIT  
       
       
  does not apply  
     
  MONTHLY CONTRIBUTIONS  
  Member R 1,944  
  Spouse/Adult dependant R 1,365  
  1st Child only R1, 098  
     
 
 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
      
     
     
     
     
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
     
     
     
     
     
       
       
       
     
     
               
   
 
 
     
     
       
       
     
     
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
     
       
       
      
     
     
        
       
       
     
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For more detailed information on any of the above Medshield plans, just click on the name of the relevant plan in the tables above. If you already know what you want, why not make use of our site to download the relevant Medical Aid Application form and then fax it back to us on 0866 200 320. Alternatively, if you would like us to confirm some of the finer details and/or pricing, just fill in our Medical Aid Quote Request form and we will get back to you promptly.

Finally, we invite you to contact us on +27 21 712-8866 at any point in your decision making process for further information on the Medshield Medical Aid.