Medscheme has been at the forefront of developments within the healthcare industry for over 35 years and is today South Africa's premier medical scheme administrator and health risk manager.
The company has diversified and our three core businesses - healthcare administration, health risk solutions and financial services, form the pillars of our fully integrated, healthcare and financial services offering.
Our business philosophy focuses on building close partnerships with our clients and supporting them to achieve their strategic objectives. Medscheme's success is measured in terms of our clients' success.
This philosophy, underpinned by Medscheme's unique combination of reliability, experience, expertise, innovation and state-of-the-art technology makes Medscheme the ideal provider of integrated services to medical schemes, corporates and individuals.
Acquired by Lethimvula Investments Limited in September 2006, Medscheme is now 73% black owned.
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