Bestmed Medical Aid Scheme

IntroductionStatsScheme Options

About Bestmed

Bestmed Medical Aid Scheme LogoAfter being part of the medical aid industry for fifty years Bestmed Medical aid is still setting the pace amongst medical aid schemes with respect to healthcare standards. Currently ranked fifth in the industry, they will continue providing their members with the same excellent service and outstanding client care they have grown accustomed to.

When compared to other medical schemes Bestmed offers better value for money, being a self-administered scheme Bestmed has more freedom to negotiate for better benefits and services for all their members.

Mission & Vision

Bestmed’s mission is to continue operating as a non-profit scheme driven to provide quality healthcare for all of their members regardless of their contributions, they aim to achieve this by means of:

  • Offering a range of benefit schemes to suite every individuals needs
  • Meeting with service providers to negotiate better services and benefits
  • Using member contributions appropriately and responsibly
  • Outstanding customer service

Bestmed Medical Aid Scheme’s vision is to be the best known household name and first choice for quality healthcare.

Scheme Values

At Bestmed they constantly strive to exceed expectations, this can only be done by implementing their core values, compassion, loyalty, care, warmth and accountability. Their values are the foundations which they build upon. As a non-profit scheme they believe in putting their members before their profit. It is their small way of giving something back to the community.

They have a pro-active approach

At Bestmed they believe that strong partnerships are vital. It is for this reason that they act in the best interest of their members. Because they are so committed to their growing member family they provide their staff with expert training and in-depth knowledge on the services and products they provide. This ensure customer satisfaction. As part of their accountability they follow through on all their agreements and they never place blame.

Bestmed Medical Aid Scheme Stats

Total Scheme Options (2018): 10
Total Principal Members (2016): 95 085
Total Beneficiaries (2016): 200 512
Average Beneficiaries per Member (2016): 2.1
Solvency Ratio (2016): 26.88%

Bestmed Medical Aid Scheme Options

Beat Range

Hospital cover for younger individuals or couples with savings available.

Pace Range

Comprehensive medical cover for families with a range of benefits.

Pulse Range

Network dedicated cover that can be adaptable to your income.