The 2023 GIBS/PPS Healthcare Industry Insights Conference took place in Johannesburg at the end of August bringing together representatives from government, civil society, medical schemes and the private healthcare industry to address challenges and opportunities in the sector.
Bankmed - a closed medical scheme created by bankers for bankers in South Africa - has been found to offer an average of 35% better value to members, compared to an average open medical scheme.
A cholera outbreak, which has resulted in a number of deaths and hospitalisations, has been reported in certain regions of South Africa. Here's what you need to know about cholera, how to limit your exposure and prevent further spread of the disease.
I recently completed my Mental Wellbeing Assessment on the Bankmed App. The feedback is comprehensive and empowering, and completing the assessment is so easy. During this Wellness Month, I urge you to take advantage of these tools and incentives that are available to you, in pursuit of a healthier lifestyle.
Creating and nurturing wealth is one of many things that our clients do best, but it is generally accepted that the first wealth is health.
From The Desk of Teddy