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It is not a good idea to stop your medical aid.

Published on October 17, 2012 By Isabelle

Petrol price increases almost every other day, food costs are on the rise, and now medical aids are putting their fees up, South Africans are really feeling the pressure. Many people agree that the cost of living is not in line with salaries anymore and making ends meet is just becoming a national sport. We […]

What are ICD-10 Codes?

Published on July 25, 2012 By Isabelle

You may have heard about ICD-10 codes, but do you know what they mean for your medical scheme cover? The acronym stands for International Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (10th revision) This coding system was developed by the World Health Organisation as a way for doctors to specify and categorise conditions. Once the doctor […]