Medical aid plans

Fedhealth: All the 2018 medical aid plans

A list of all the plans offered by Fedhealth, including costs for individuals and families.
Preventative benefits of medical aids

Fedhealth preventative benefits: 2017

Preventative benefits, compared, for all Fedhealth medical aid plans 2017

Fedhealth medicine benefit: 2017

Medicine benefits, compared, for all Fedhealth medical aid plans 2017

Fedhealth mental health benefits: 2017

Mental health benefits, compared, for all Fedhealth medical aid plans 2017

Fedhealth maternity benefits: 2017

Maternity benefits, compared, for all Fedhealth medical aid plans 2017

Fedhealth optometry benefits: 2017

Optometry benefits, compared, for all Fedhealth medical aid plans 2017

Medical Aid 101

Pregnancy cover if you don’t have medical aid

Pregnancy is considered a medical condition, and as such is subject to waiting periods when you join/change medical aid schemes. Waiting Periods If you have not...

How to use this site

We know the medical aid industry is complicated, and the information presented on this site can be overwhelming. Hopefully this page will be a...

All about PMBs, and how schemes have to pay for them

PMBs are 270 conditions that schemes have to cover without requiring co-payments or savings from you, even if the treatment is provided out-of-hospital. This applies to every plan.

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?

The Late Joiner Penalty is paid by medical aid members who are 35yr+ and who have not always had medical aid. Find out how the LJP is calculated, and whether it applies to you or not.

How do I complain about a medical aid issue?

Medical Aids are complicated and there is often misunderstanding and disagreement between the scheme administrator and the member. You should know that when a...

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.