Medical Aid Gap Cover | Are there any exclusions?

Every insurance policy comes with a list of exclusions. Medical aid gap cover isn’t any different! It’s simply the “we don’t pay when when this happens” list and if you own any insurance policy you should be aware of exclusions in the fine print. Some exclusions are general ( the type you will find in […]

Medical Aid Gap Cover | What are the maximum amounts of cover I qualify for?

Medical aid gap cover is pretty important insurance. Actually in my mind, it’s probably one of the most important insurance policies you can own nowadays. A medical aid gap cover policy makes sure everyone on your medical aid plan is covered against the possibility of landing up in hospital and not having the bill covered […]

Medical Gap Cover | Do I need a medical examination?

If you join a medical scheme there is an outside chance you might be required to have a medical test (on the odd occasion I’ve actually seen this). Most life insurers will require their applicants to have at least a pin prick in the arm (blood test). Because short term insurance deals with insuring your […]

Medical Gap Cover | Do I Need To Be On A Medical Aid Scheme To Join?

You’ve been looking into a medical aid gap cover policy, but at the moment you still need to finalize getting onto a medical aid scheme. Your question is simply this,”Can I take out a medical aid gap cover policy without belonging to a medical aid scheme?” It’s a fair question, so let’s find out..

Medical Gap Cover – Is my entire family automatically covered?

You’ve heard about medical aid gap cover and that it’s a pretty darn important insurance policy to own nowadays. Before you look to become a policy holder and shell out a few extra bucks each month, you might have a few questions. One of them is, “Will the policy automatically cover my entire family?”