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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 11:50 GMT

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.

Brand ranking puts Discovery as one of the most valuable brands in the country

Brand ranking puts Discovery as one of the most valuable brands in the country

Press releases   •   Sep 06, 2019 14:19 GMT

The announcement of the Brand Z Top 30 Most Valuable South African brands 2019 put a spotlight on brand resilience in the context of a challenging macroeconomic climate. This being the second year in which BrandZ has ranked South African Brands, Discovery Limited ranked at number seven, with a brand value of $1.6 billion.

Discovery reports full-year results: emphasises strategy for continued investment

Discovery reports full-year results: emphasises strategy for continued investment

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2019 06:45 GMT

Group Chief Executive, Adrian Gore, announces the performance of the Discovery Group for the year ended 30 June 2019.

Discovery Health releases key trends in birth rates as well as the costs associated with pregnancy, birth and new babies

Discovery Health releases key trends in birth rates as well as the costs associated with pregnancy, birth and new babies

Press releases   •   Aug 15, 2019 08:47 GMT

The latest Discovery Health Healthcare Claims Tracker focuses on maternity claims, quantifying the spend by Discovery Health Medical Scheme (DHMS, or the Scheme) on maternity related claims and highlighting key trends amongst members. The report includes data based on all claims within South Africa’s largest, open medical scheme, DHMS, with a membership of 2.8 million lives as of end 2018.

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Powerful performance for Discovery in Global Insurance rankings

Powerful performance for Discovery in Global Insurance rankings

News   •   May 17, 2019 07:54 GMT

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

Dodge distractions and stay safe on the road this Easter

Dodge distractions and stay safe on the road this Easter

News   •   Apr 18, 2019 12:34 GMT

Parents with three or more children at greatest risk for distracted driving

Mr. Mark Tucker to succeed Mr. Monty Hilkowitz as Chairperson of the Board of Discovery

Mr. Mark Tucker to succeed Mr. Monty Hilkowitz as Chairperson of the Board of Discovery

News   •   Dec 06, 2018 10:12 GMT

Chairperson and independent non-executive Director, Mr. Hilkowitz, has informed the Board that he has decided to retire, effective 28 February 2019. Discovery is very grateful to Mr Hilkowitz for his invaluable contribution to the Group throughout the last 16 years of exceptional growth.

Discovery Health recovers R568m in fraud savings for 2017

Discovery Health recovers R568m in fraud savings for 2017

News   •   Jan 19, 2018 07:59 GMT

In 2017 Discovery Health’s efforts to curb fraud in the healthcare system resulted in a significant R568m recovered on behalf of client schemes, compared to R405m in 2016,” says Discovery Health CEO, Dr Jonathan Broomberg.

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The new normal

The new normal

Blog posts   •   Jun 12, 2014 13:59 GMT

Esna Vermeulen is not your typical 15 year-old. This young girl has a strength and determination that belies her young age and slight frame.

A rose by any other name…

Blog posts   •   Feb 03, 2014 14:46 GMT

Adrian Gore resigned from his job as an actuary at Liberty Life and on 10 March 1992 set up office at Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) Headquarters, armed with an exam pad full of ideas and a dormant insurance license (held by RMB) that was lent to him by Laurie Dippenaar. One of the items on Adrian’s to-do-list read, “Product development – come up with ideas”.

Team Jules Conquers Cancer at the Discovery Algoa FM Big Walk

Team Jules Conquers Cancer at the Discovery Algoa FM Big Walk

Blog posts   •   Nov 04, 2013 11:43 GMT

The annual Discovery Algoa FM Big Walk sees many people from all over South Africa coming to take part in the event. These walkers participate in the event for a number of reasons, ranging from making changes from an unhealthy lifestyle to a healthier, active lifestyle and to support a charity and make a difference...

Discovery Surfers Challenge 2013: Helping Haven

Discovery Surfers Challenge 2013: Helping Haven

Blog posts   •   Feb 25, 2013 15:46 GMT

“This race is aimed at everyone, all South Africans feel welcome to come join in the fun and step up to the challenge,” said East London resident, Attawaell Masupha...”

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Discovery launches SEE ME campaign to create safer roads

Discovery launches SEE ME campaign to create safer roads

Events   •   Jan 31, 2019 11:05 GMT

Discovery is launching a campaign called SEE ME, as we are embarking on a mission to provide every school child in Alexandra with reflective gear in the form of a bag, beanie and cap, along with a fun to read and educational road safety booklet. Emfundisweni and Ikage Primary School were our first priority as they are both situated on the very busy London road, and by the end of the year Alexan...

Feb 05, 08:30 - 10:00 GMT

Emfundisweni Primary School, Alexandra, Johannesburg. There will be a bus departing from 1 Discovery Place at 8am.

Invitation: Discovery Health Quality Summit 2015

Invitation: Discovery Health Quality Summit 2015

Events   •   Nov 02, 2015 09:31 GMT

Discovery Health strives to help strengthen the healthcare system through smarter healthcare delivery, ensuring better health and better healthcare while sharing its innovative knowledge base to improve societal goals. Please join us for the second Discovery Health Quality Summit on patient-centered care and its benefits to patients and the healthcare system.

Nov 03, 08:00 - 13:20 GMT

Time: 08:30 for 09:00 - 15:00 Venue: Hyatt Regency Hotel Address: 191 Oxford Rd, Rosebank RSVP: Nozuko Basson on 011 529 1450 or nozukob@discovery.co.za

Discovery Foundation Panel Discussion on tuberculosis (TB)

Discovery Foundation Panel Discussion on tuberculosis (TB)

Events   •   Aug 19, 2015 09:09 GMT

Leaders in South African healthcare to discuss issues and developments around TB Worldwide tuberculosis (TB) is second only to HIV/AIDS as the biggest cause of mortality due to a single infectious agent. The Discovery Foundation invites you to a panel discussion as part of the Discovery Foundation Alumni Conference, which will precede this year’s awards ceremony. The panel, including expe...

Aug 20, 08:00 - 11:30 GMT

Protea Hotel Wanderers, ​Corner Corlett Drive and Rudd Road, Illovo GPS : -26.134238,28.052029

Invitation_Find out how kids in SA’s health stack up against the rest of the world

Events   •   Jul 01, 2014 13:38 GMT

Please join us as we announce the results of the South African Healthy Active Kids Report Card 2014. The Report Card highlights the current state of South African children's health with particular reference to physical activity, healthy eating and maintaining a healthy weight. We will also reveal how the health of our kids compared to 14 other countries around the globe. RSVP By 07 July to Khen...

Jul 10, 09:30 - 12:00 GMT

The Wanderers Club, 21 North Street, Illovo, Johannesburg

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Factors contributing to the need for life insurance

Factors contributing to t...

Highest present value: Internal discovery life research. Assumptions on slide Lack of meaningful savings: 46% stat is from a Bank of A...

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Millennial Insurance Gap - Irrational under-consumption of life insurance

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Millennials Insurance Gap - Factors contributing to the need for life insurance

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Discovery Business Insurance

Discovery Business Insurance

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President Cyril Ramaphosa at the 2018 Discovery Leadership Summit

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President Cyril Ramaphosa speaking at the 2018 Discovery Leadership Summit in Sandton, Johannesburg.

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Adrian Gore, Discovery Group Chief Executive, at the 2018 Discovery Leadership Summit

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Discovery World Triathlon Cape Town 2014
Discovery Algoa FM Big Walk

Discovery Algoa FM Big Walk

The Discovery Algoa FM Big Walk at the NMMU Cricket Fields in 2nd Avenue Summerstrand on Saturday 26 October 2013...

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Staying financially fit for a lifetime

Documents   •   Aug 04, 2017 08:12 GMT

Managing your finances well so that you’re set for retirement can have a profound impact on your stress levels. A savings strategy needs to adapt as you move through different life stages, but there isn’t a “one-size-fits-all” plan. However, in this article, a financial adviser shares some broad truths for each age group.

How Vitality makes people healthier

How Vitality makes people healthier

Documents   •   Jun 27, 2017 11:21 GMT

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.

Infographic: Discovery Insure and Cambridge Mobile Telematics - Insights into driver behaviour

Discovery Insure and Cambridge Mobile Telematics - the evolution of telematics expertise

Discovery Insure - What is driving South Africa: Infographic

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