Medihelp Medical Aid is one of the largest Medical aid schemes in South Africa. What makes it unique is that it offers a wide variety of plans, making affordable healthcare accessible to more South Africans. It offers a from a basic hospital plan to the very most comprehensive medical aid coverage, and everything in between. Compare Medihelp Medical Aid quotes to other medical aids and you will find that it truly offers the best cover and value for money.
Medihelp Medical Aid Plans
This income-based option is designed specifically for people who want to save money on medical expenses. It covers day-to-day benefits, as well as emergencies. Its main objective is to make private healthcare accessible to more individuals. Network doctors must be used for healthcare services and all specialists, blood tests and x-rays must be referred to by one of these doctors. There is an overall limit of R800 000 per family per annum, and the lowest income individuals will pay R744 per month.
- Dimension Prime 1
This plan offers private hospitalization, at a hospital of your choice, as well as preventative care benefits, such as immunizations and HIV testing. It also covers 100% of the medical aid tariff if you are hospitalized. With some day-to-day cover (annual limits per individual apply) you are covered for most of your medical expenses. Dependant children will pay subscriptions for child dependants, up to the age of 26. Monthly costs are R930 for the principal member.
- Dimension Prime 2
For a little extra, you get a whole lot more. This plan offers its members day-to-day benefits, a savings account, hospital cover and more. Dependant children will pay subscriptions for child dependants, up to the age of 26, and you only pay for the first two children. You get private hospital cover, with no annual limit, and there is a list of preventative healthcare benefits to make sure you stay healthy. Principal members will pay R1308 per month, including savings.
- Dimension Prime 3
What makes this option unique is that it offers its members some basic dentistry and optometry benefits, as well as radiology and pathology benefits. It covers hospitalization in private and government hospitals, at 100% of the contracted scheme tariff. It also offers preventative healthcare benefits and day-to-day cover from a pooled total available to the family. You pay for a maximum of two children at child subscription rates, up to the age of 26. Principal members will pay R1 560 per month.
- Dimension Elite
This top of the range option is designed for complete peace of mind. It offers substantial day-to-day benefits, comprehensive medical emergency and hospital benefits as well as the preventative healthcare benefits. Child dependants up to the age of 26 will pay child subscription rates and you only pay for a maximum of two children. With dentistry and optometry benefits, as well as hospital cover at 100% of the contracted scheme tariff, you really do have complete peace of mind. Costs are R2 394 per principal member per month.