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Cape Town - How much do you really know about the inner workings of your medical scheme? Here are some quick facts on open medical schemes in SA.

Whereas each scheme will readily provide you with the facts on themselves, not everyone has the time or the patience to do a comparative study. Fortunately, Alexander Forbes Health has done it for you in their Diagnosis 2016/2017. Some additional information comes from the Council of Medical Schemes.

Find out here what the facts are on open medical schemes in South Africa:

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