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The benefits of having Gap Cover: Why it is essential

The benefits of having Gap Cover: Why it is essential

According to the latest annual council report (CMS), over R32 billion is spent out-of-pocket each year in South Africa. This indicates medical aids schemes are no longer enough to cover all our medical expenses. You may think you are well covered and have planned for your health expenses with medical aid, but have you considered […]

What is Gap Cover?

Gap Cover is a non-life insurance policy that covers medical expense shortfalls for hospital procedures and certain outpatient treatments. Gap Cover complements your medical aid. You must be a member of a registered medical aid to have Gap Cover. Gap Cover will only cover what your medical aid plan covers, so if you had a […]

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Considerations when getting medical Gap Cover quotes

When certain medical procedures cost so much that your medical aid isn’t able to pay the whole bill, Gap Cover is amazing to have. That’s because it can protect your pocket from these unplanned expenses, by covering the shortfall. But how do you decide which Gap Cover quotes fit your budget? With medical aid premiums […]

How do you claim for medical aid Gap Cover?

How do you claim for medical aid Gap Cover?

High medical shortfalls can really hurt your budget, especially if they are unexpected. This is what makes Gap Cover such a great tool, because it can protect you from these shortfalls.   But even if you had Gap Cover, do you know how to use it? The claims process can be confusing and frustrating when you […]

Who Needs Medical Aid Gap Cover?

Who Needs Medical Aid Gap Cover?

If you have medical aid, it’s natural to assume that all your medical bills will be taken care of right? That might not always be the case, since some medical aid plans are unable to cover the full cost of certain procedures and treatments. That is what makes Gap Cover so important. The only problem […]

How Gap Cover for medical expense shortfall works

How Gap Cover for medical expense shortfall works

Medical Aid is a service that has completely transformed how we access healthcare. If you or a loved one have fallen sick before, then you’ve felt the relief of having medical aid. But sometimes, medical aid isn’t enough… This happens when a specialist doctor charges more than what your medical aid is willing to cover, […]

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A Quick Guide to Finding the Best Gap Cover in South Africa 

Have you ever noticed how so many things feel important, until you are sick? Having good health is such a key part of living a good life, but sometimes you can’t avoid falling sick. That’s why having medical aid is amazing, because it makes access to healthcare much more affordable. But what would you do […]

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