Oxygen Medical Aid was assimilated by the powerful Medshield Scheme in
October 2010. The successful merger has created the fourth largest medical
aid scheme in the country, with a total beneficiary base in excess of a
quarter of a million clients.
With this medical aid now part of a company with a sizeable national
footprint, an independent Global Credit Rating of AA- and a healthy solvency
ratio, you can rest assured your claims will be paid in full in a specified turn
around time of a day!
Who should use this provider?
The comprehensive bouquet of health care products offered by Medshield have been specifically designed to provide adequate medical cover for all customers, whether young, healthy and single, a growing family or an elderly individual with chronic needs, access to generous day-to-day benefits and comprehensive in-hospital cover.
Oxygen Medical Aid Special Benefits
- One day turn around of all claims and a 14-second call answer response.
- All members have access to a range of value added benefits including an Oncology Disease Programme, Hospital Management, Chronic Medicine Management Programme and Aid for Aids.
- The Medical Services Organisation Member Care offers programmes designed to support the management of specified chronic diseases including coronary heart disease, asthma and diabetes.
- You and your family have access to emergency medical services 24 hours a day, seven days a week including emergency telephonic medical guidance.