Bestmed was established in 1964 and currently has over 200 000 lives under its care. The Scheme is the largest self-administered scheme in South Africa and the fourth largest open medical scheme. We offer 13 plans to suit every life stage and budget.
We tailor our offerings and our complimentary wellness programme, Bestmed Tempo, to your group needs, and offer you a dedicated Account Consultant to ensure a seamless and personalised portfolio management.
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Corporate Option Change Form
We offer our members an opportunity to change their medical aid benefit options. The annual window period in which these changes can be made is communicated to all members.
To enquire about the window period or option changes, please contact Cherade Free, our key account consultant.
The Corporate Option Change Form can be downloaded here
Bestmed is a medical scheme that is by members, for members. We have been offering medical aid for 57 years. Bestmed is the largest self-administered scheme which means that administration costs are less than our competitors.
We offer you:
Contact a key accounts consultant
To cater to our growing number of corporate clients, we have a large and capable team of dedicated Consultants. Please contact your dedicated key accounts consultant or a key accounts consultant in your region to assist you with queries.
Bestmed is committed to eradicating fraud. Should you be aware of any fraudulent, corrupt or unethical practices involving Bestmed, members, healthcare providers or employees, we encourage you to report this directly to us. Alternatively, you can report fraudulent activities anonymously to KPMG by phoning our 24-hour ethics hotline on the contact details below:
Bestmed strives to create open lines of communication with all stakeholders. Should you feel that your dispute has not been resolved with your key account consultant, you can escalate the dispute to Loretha Mohamed, the Bestmed key accounts and retention manager.
In the event that the dispute is still unresolved, you can escalate the matter to Elmarie Jooste, Executive Manager: Corporate Services And Wellness.
Should the dispute be on behalf of a Bestmed-member employee, you can escalate your complaint to the Council for Medical Schemes (CMS) Complaints Unit.
Who can complain to the Registrar’s Office?