2016 Medscheme Administered Scheme Tariffs
1. Tariff increases for 2016:
After due consideration by each individual medical schemes’ board of trustees, the following tariff increases will apply to the scheme tariffs of the Medscheme-administered schemes listed below with effect from 1 January 2016:
|Scheme||% Increase||Scheme||% Increase|
|AECI Medical Aid Society||6.00%||MBMed Medical Aid Fund||5.30%|
|Barloworld Medical Aid||5.30%||Nedgroup Medical Aid Scheme||6.10%|
|Bonitas Medical Fund||5.20%||Old Mutual Staff Medical Aid Fund||6.00%|
|Fedhealth||5.50%||Parmed Medical Aid Scheme||5.30%|
|Glencore Medical Scheme||5.50%||SABC Medical Scheme||5.30%|
|Horizon Medical Scheme||6.00%||Sasolmed Medical Aid Scheme||5.20%|
Note: Scheme tariffs are VAT inclusive. The above tariff increases will be made available on the Medscheme website. Go to www.medscheme.com and click on Look Up Tool > Scheme Rates > 2016.
2. Scheme changes for 2016:
The Maxima Standard Net option will be discontinued as of 31 December 2015 and a new option introduced, namely the Maxima Standard Elect as of 1 January 2016.
Bonitas have introduced 2 new options namely the Standard Select and the BonFit option as of 1 January 2016.
3. New Schemes administered by Medscheme:
With effect from 1 January 2016, Polmed Medical Aid Scheme will be administered by Medscheme.
Should you have any queries with regards to the information provided in this letter, please call the Healthcare Professional Contact Centre on 0861 112 666.