Some GEMS health cover options for South African government workers
Belonging to a medical scheme is like a ticket to peace of mind. It can ensure that you have access to good medical care in a private hospital.
It is always important to do research on the scheme and its plans so that you can choose the cover that is most suited to what you and your family needs.
GEMS Medical Scheme is a restricted scheme for South African government workers The scheme was registered in 2005 and they offer their members a number of healthcare benefit options. These are -
With these plans, GEMS wants to ensure their employees and families have access to the best healthcare possible, and at affordable rates. GEMS has invested more than a billion Rand in benefit enhancements for its members to ensure that they keep up to date with the best healthcare there is.
The Government Employees Medical Scheme which is known as GEMS offers their several plans, each with their unique benefits. The Medical Scheme is always trying to improve on its benefits while at the same time trying to keep premiums low for its members.
Tanzanite One - More than you Expect!
Members choose to go with the affordable entry-level plan, Tanzanite One option.
At a time when people are counting every penny they have, it is Tanzanite that is one of the more affordable offerings of GEMS. It is particularly suited to low-income earners. Even though it is so affordable, members on the Tanzanite One option have access to private and public facilities.
Members also benefit from comprehensive cover for in- and out-of-hospital benefits. Add to that access to a network of hospitals in the private and public sector as well as a dedicated GP with unlimited consultations. Members who fall into a certain income bracket can also qualify for an up to 100% employer subsidy.