|Founders||EFE Wright, AJ Frith, RA Eales, R Bourne, C Long|
|Address||410 Steve Biko Road |
|Phone||012 334 2000|
|Products||Hospital plan, Medical Aid, Student Medical Aid|
Medihelp is a South African medical scheme served in all the provinces of South Africa. The company is headquartered in Arcadia Pretoria.
Not only does Medihelp provide medical schemes to the working class but also provides a medical aid option to students.
Medihelp Medical Scheme is one of the top 5 open medical schemes in South Africa.
The scheme covers over 200 000 lives. With so many lives in Medihelp’s hands, the company has over 850 employees. Of the 850 plus employees, 25-50% of the employees are black.
The company has a number of clients but most notable includes Eskom, VW SA, and Murray & Roberts.
According to Consulta, Medihelp came in 3rd with 73,5% on the South African Customer Satisfaction Index of the local medical aid industry statistics.
The Medihelp hospital plan offers access to private hospitalisation and minor day to day medical expenses.
Hospital plans come with added benefits such as screenings, immunizations, pregnancy and baby benefits.
Core benefits of the hospital plan:
Added insured benefits for the hospital plan includes:
Prime 2 plan provides comprehensive hospital cover either at any facility or through a network of 120 private hospitals.
The plan starts from R2160 for those that use the Medihelp network and R2772 for those that want to use any other facilities. With the prime2 medical aid, you save 15% on your monthly premiums.
Core benefits of the Savings Plan:
Added benefits of the Savings Plan:
Unify savings account combines a savings account with a hospital cover. This product earns interest on unused funds on the medical savings account for day to day medical expenses.
For a primary member, premiums start from R2598. You can visit any private hospital in South Africa.
Core benefits of the Unify savings plan:
Added benefits of the Unify savings plan:
The comprehensive hospital plan covers the facility of your choice and has added insured benefits.
This product is ideal for families and individuals with more extensive Healthcare needs.
With a choice to use Medihelp network of 120 private hospitals nationwide, you can save up to 18% on this plan.
For network-affiliated members the minimum amount is R2964 and for non-network members, the minimum amount is R3618 for the main member. The main member can add dependents and children.
Day to day benefits of the Prime 3 plan:
Medihelp is one of the best medical schemes in South Africa and has over 100 years of experience in the health sector.
The company has a AA rating from the Global Credit Rating Company.
Also, it is recognized by Deloitte as the 7th best medium-sized company to work for in South Africa.
It is no secret that the company receives generally positive reviews. This is not only from the employees and clients but also from other connected stakeholders.
Medihelp is indeed helping South Africans by providing one of the best medical schemes in the country.