Bonitas Medical Aid Scheme: 2017

Bonitas Medical Aid Scheme has 8 unique plans, one of which also offers a Network option (Standard Select). There are no income based plans.

Bonitas: Quick Info

Medical aid plans

Bonitas: All the 2018 medical aid plans

A quick summary of all the Bonitas plans, including cost per member and families. Click on plan to get more information.

Bonitas: Chronic Conditions

A list of all the chronic conditions that are covered by the Bonitas plans, as well as explanation on how medications are paid for.

Bonitas Benefits

In hospital benefits

Bonitas in-hospital benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for In-hospital benefits. Click...

Bonitas out-of-hospital benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Out-of-hospital benefits. Click...

Bonitas oncology benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Oncology benefits. Click...

Bonitas maternity benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Maternity benefits. Click...

Bonitas dentistry benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Dentistry benefits. Click...

Bonitas optometry benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Optometry benefits. Click...

Bonitas mental health benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Mental health benefits....
Preventative benefits of medical aids

Bonitas preventative benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Preventative benefits. Use...
Other medical aid benefits

Bonitas other benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for "other" benefits. Use...

Bonitas medication benefits: 2017

Below is a full list of how each Bonitas plan pays for Medication benefits. Click...

Bonitas: Articles

Medical Claims

Bonitas: How claims are paid

A quick summary of how each Bonitas Medical Aid plan pays out claims, including out-of-hospital expenses.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How medical aids work

A brief introduction to how medical aids work, the different types of plans, and their obligation to cover out-of-hospital expenses for certain conditions, regardless of plan type.

Will I have to pay a Late Joiner Penalty?

What is it? A late joiner penalty is a permanent penalty, added as a percentage of...

Do I need a medical aid broker?

No, you can apply to become a member of any medical aid directly to the...

How do I complain about a medical aid issue?

Start by speaking to your scheme. Put all your communication in writing. Some schemes will...

When can I change my medical aid plan?

Determining when you can change your medical plan depends on whether you want to stay with the same scheme or not.

What are “Waiting periods”?

Waiting periods are imposed by the medical aid scheme on new members, based on their medical history. The waiting periods can also be applied to Prescribed Minimum Benefits (PMBs).