Discovery Health Changes for 2016

We are pleased to announce that the contribution increase for 2016 has come through at an average increase amount of 8.6%. Discovery Health has, along with the annual increase of 8.6%, increased benefits in line with this annual increase.

These are touched on below:

  • Co-payments and deductibles have increased in line with the annual increase
  • Annual Thresholds – a 9.9% increase on the Comprehensive plans and the remaining options have increased in line with the annual increase
  • Oncology Benefit – This has remained unchanged
  • Internal Prosthesis and external appliances limit – increased in line with surgical inflation
  • MRI and CT Scans limit – increased with the Professional Tariff increase
  • Scopes are increased with the Hospital Tariff increase
  • Unlimited cover for devices used in spinal surgery through preferred providers
  • KeyCare plans – The income bands have increased by CPI +2%.

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