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Vital plans

Vital plan

From R2 022 a month


MedVital offers affordable cover for essential services and is ideal for first-time buyers of medical aid cover.

Savings plans

Savings plans

From R2 676 a month


Private hospital cover, added insured benefits, and a savings account, where unused funds carry forward to the next year.

Comprehensive plans

Comprehensive plans

From R2 820 a month


Everything you need – from unlimited private hospital cover to ample additional insured benefits.

Medical aid cover for everybody in South Africa

With Medihelp, you can be assured of best-in-class medical aid plans and exceptional support services to help you make informed decisions about your healthcare cover. With more than a century in the medical aid industry, we have the experience to maintain the stability and sustainability needed to ensure our members’ peace of mind – whether you are an individual, a student, part of a family, or a business owner.

We lead

We are one of the largest medical aids in South Africa and with 118 years’ experience as our foundation, we have a clear understanding of what matters and how to provide the healthcare cover and care that members need.

We listen

Medihelp engages and delivers service across a multitude of platforms – from apps to self-service websites, call centres, to online chats.

We provide

Medihelp’s ability to pay claims is rated among the highest in the industry.

Medihelp's benefits unpacked

See what our plans can offer you.

Everyday medical expenses

Day-to-day benefits cover routine medical costs such as doctors' visits, prescribed medication, dentistry, and optometry, either through a savings account or insured benefits.

Hospitalisation and advanced care

All our products offer cover for hospitalisation and specific out-of-hospital care.

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Screenings and additional benefits

Take care of your health with preventive care benefits and health tests.

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Access your membership

Access all the resources you need: Share your digital membership card, submit and track claims, view available benefits, apply for pre-authorisation, and update your personal details on Medihelp's Member Zone or the Medihelp app.

Network providers

You have access to quality private care through Medihelp's provider networks.

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