Genesis Medical Aid Scheme

Genesis is a successful open healthcare services providers that make it their business to provide the public with affordable medical aid cover and benefit options. These options are tailor made to fit the healthcare needs of any person regardless of how diverse they may be.

Established in 1995 Genesis Medical Aid Scheme are one of South Africa’s most formidable medical aid schemes. They take great pride in their ability to provide their members with peace of mind through product and service excellence.

The Genesis Medical Scheme has received a rating as one of the country’s most successful medical aid schemes. Their success has been measured not only by their ability to provide healthcare services that are Rand for Rand better but also by efficiency in settling claims.

Genesis Medical Scheme truly care about their members, in recent years their contribution increases have been kept as low as possible as appose to their benefits structure that has increased.

Genesis Medical’s Mission

Providing members with the freedom of choice, unlike other medical aid schemes that compel members to settle for healthcare at a series of network facilities Genesis Medical Scheme leaves the decision over to its members allowing them freedom to choose their preferred healthcare provider and healthcare facility.

It is important to note that Genesis Medical Scheme does not however provide healthcare treatments or services in any way shape or form; they provide reimbursement in terms of their rules. Making it all the more important that members understand these products, services and rules set forth by Genesis.

Genesis Medical’s Vision

It is Genesis vision to provide healthcare that is simplified without compromising on quality or affordability.

Scheme Values

The Genesis healthcare scheme prides themselves on their values of honesty, integrity, reliability, accountability, hard work and dedication. All of these values are incorporated into the services they provide from handling claims to answering the telephone.

Scheme Benefits

At Genesis they encourage individuals to stop looking for the cheapest possible healthcare cover and instead opt for healthcare cover that caters to their every healthcare requirement providing overall medical cover.

Genesis offers a series of medical aid benefits ranging from hospital plans to medical aid cover that is both comprehensive and provides a personal savings account for those pesky day to day expenses.

Scheme Options

Genesis scheme options have been tailored to provide comprehensive cover for whole families and individuals alike at the best possible premiums.

Private Choice

The Private Choice option is ideal for individuals who require unlimited hospital cover on a low budget. Also included in this option are basic dentistry cover, limited cover for major medical in-hospital procedures/illnesses and cover for chronic conditions.

Download the Private Choice Information Sheet: Afrikaans | English


The Private option provides unlimited hospital cover for hospitalisation at any state or private hospital in South Africa, in addition cover is also provided for in and out of hospital treatment of major medical conditions as well as basic dentistry, MRI/CT scans and chronic conditions making it the ideal benefits option for individual with basic to midlevel healthcare needs.

Download the Private Information Sheet: Afrikaans | English

Private Plus

The Private Plus option is ideal for individuals requiring comprehensive healthcare cover. The option offers unlimited in-hospital cover at any state or private hospital in South Africa. Also covered by this option is basic dentistry, MRI/CT scans, in and out of hospital treatment for major medical conditions, chronic conditions and emergency medical evacuation. The option also offers a private medical savings account for day to day expenses.

Download the Private Plus Information Sheet: Afrikaans | English

Private Comprehensive

The Private Comprehensive option is ideal for individuals that require extensive healthcare cover. The option offers unlimited hospital cover at any state or private hospital in South Africa, in and out of hospital cover for major medical treatments, basic dentistry, MRI/ CT scans, specific diagnostic scopes, chronic condition and emergency evacuation.

Included in this option is cover for GP consultations and medication (over the counter and prescribed). In addition to the above benefits members will enjoy a medical savings account for other day to day expenses.

Download the Private Comprehensive Information Sheet: Afrikaans | English