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Ground-breaking global study shows how fitter bodies could lead to a fitter SA economy with potential growth of $500 million (+R7 billion) a year

Ground-breaking global study shows how fitter bodies could lead to a fitter SA economy with potential growth of $500 million (+R7 billion) a year

Press releases   •   Nov 06, 2019 02:01 CAT

• Vitality and RAND Europe publish a ground-breaking, global study on the economic impact of physical inactivity • The 23-country study assesses how different physical activity improvement scenarios may affect the economy of countries up to 2050, and shows the significant influence of regular exercise on economic growth, workforce productivity and life expectancy

Managing the healthcare trilemma: broadening access to world-class care, maintaining affordability and enhancing benefits and services

Managing the healthcare trilemma: broadening access to world-class care, maintaining affordability and enhancing benefits and services

Press releases   •   Sep 16, 2019 13:50 CAT

Discovery Health Medical Scheme today announced the 2020 annual contribution increase and benefit changes. DHMS will be implementing a weighted average contribution increase of 9.5%. Based on a market survey of financial advisers representing over 250,000 lives, market expectations are for increases between 10% and 12% across the industry.

Patients rate South Africa’s Top 20 hospitals for 2018

Patients rate South Africa’s Top 20 hospitals for 2018

Press releases   •   Jul 17, 2019 10:42 CAT

Now in its fifth year of reporting, Discovery Health is pleased to release its annual list of 20 leading South African hospitals as rated by patients through the Patient Survey Score (PaSS). The Top 20 list is based on aggregated surveys completed by members of medical schemes administered by Discovery Health rating their in-hospital experience across various aspects of care.

Discovery delivers strong results as the Group launches new businesses and develops its bank and Global Vitality Platform

Discovery delivers strong results as the Group launches new businesses and develops its bank and Global Vitality Platform

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2018 10:00 CAT

Annual results show excellent performance across Discovery’s businesses with disciplined allocation of capital and cash.

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Powerful performance for Discovery in Global Insurance rankings

Powerful performance for Discovery in Global Insurance rankings

News   •   May 17, 2019 09:54 CAT

2019 Brand Finance Insurance 100 report ranks Discovery as the second-strongest insurance brand in the world.

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How Vitality makes people healthier

How Vitality makes people healthier

Documents   •   Jun 27, 2017 13:21 CAT

The Vitality business model leverages advances in behavioural economics to incentivize people to make healthier choices and dynamically rewards them for reducing their risk, in the form of premium reductions and other benefits. Vitality is now credited as a leading example of shared value in insurance, backed by clinical evidence that members are healthier, live longer and claim less.