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Medical Aid That’s Best For You

Bestmed offers trusted medical aid that speaks to who you are and what you want. We believe in making medical aid personally yours, by providing you with flexible and affordable medical aid options that cater to you and your family. With structured plans designed to suit every life stage and pocket, you can tailor your cover to suit your budget and medical needs.

How we can help

Bestmed is a life-long healthcare partner that caters to you at every stage of your life. Our medical aid plans accommodate your current and future medical needs, and so you are able to change between plans over the span of your life. We offer:

  • comprehensive and flexible hospital cover
  • day-to-day savings for out-of-hospital expenses
  • maternity benefits
  • dental benefits
  • oncology benefits
  • optometry benefits
  • disease management programmes
  • an extensive network of expert medical professionals

In addition to our diverse benefits, every Bestmed member has access to our Tempo Wellness Programme which offers you and your family complimentary preventative care benefits to help you manage your health proactively. But life does happen. And when it does, you can depend on us to ease the burden by taking care of your medical needs.

What will it cost?

We offer superior medical cover starting from R1 432 for an individual member, and R4 044 for a family of four.

Why choose us?

  • Largest self-administered scheme in South Africa, ensuring that we can provide more benefits and comprehensive hospital care with fewer admin costs
  • No automatic self-payment gaps
  • Two claim payment runs every week
  • Members will only pay for the first 3 child dependents; rest are covered at no additional cost. 
  • Excellent preventative care benefits on all options
  • Children qualify for child dependent rates up to the age of 24 and students up to the age of 26 years.
  • No thresholds
  • Free TEMPO wellness programme on all options
  • No co-payments unless voluntary use of non-DSPs