Discovery Health - Essential Saver Medical Aid Plan

Discovery Health - Essential Saver

The Discovery Health Essential Saver provides cover in any private hospital in SA with no overall limit, international emergency travel cover and evacuation services in certain African countries. This plan is suitable for those that require in-hospital cover and limited day-to-day benefits via a savings account.

In Hospital Benefits

Overall Annual Limit

Unlimited at 100% (Discovery Health Rate)


Any hospital

GP's & Specialists

GP's & Specialists: Unlimited
Radiology & Pathology: Unlimited
Oncology: R200 000 (80% after)
Organ Transplants: Treatment Plan
Dialysis: Treatment Plan
Internal Prosthesis: No limit if you use Discovery Network. Non-network provider attracts a co-payment and limit


27 PMB's

Out of Hospital Benefits

Saving / Day to Day / OHEB

Member: R4 704
Adult: R3 528
Child: R1 884
GP Network Advisable

Pooled Day to Day Benefit

Not applicable

Threshhold / Safety Net

Not applicable

Self-Payment Gap Before Threshold

Not applicable

Above Threshold Limits

Not applicable

Maternity Care

8 Consultations, 2 scans, certain blood tests and postnatal visits



Member: R2 615
Adult: R1 961
Per Child: R1 048









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