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Stay healthy this winter with Uber and Discovery Health

Press releases   •   Apr 29, 2019 11:18 CAT

The flu season is almost here and Discovery Health has once again partnered with Uber, Clicks and Dis-Chem to make it more convenient for South Africans to get vaccinated. On 2 May 2019, from 10:00 to 15:00, Uber will not only be taking people across cities but nurses with flu vaccinations will be available to administer flu shots.

The Discovery Health Journalism Awards is changing direction in 2017

The Discovery Health Journalism Awards is changing direction in 2017

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2017 13:29 CAT

The Discovery Health Journalism Awards is changing direction. In 2017 we will be introducing the updated version of the Discovery Health Journalism Awards. Don’t miss this opportunity that change can bring

​Discovery Health and Netcare 911 offer free counselling for Wits staff

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2016 10:44 CAT

The commitment and contribution of Wits staff members during the recent difficult period have been exceptional. Staff did; however, voice the need for counselling following these events. From 15 to 17 November 2016, Wits joined hands with Discovery Health and Netcare 911 to offer free counselling to staff members who indicated a need.

​Financial Intermediaries Association gives Discovery top honours

​Financial Intermediaries Association gives Discovery top honours

Press releases   •   Jun 06, 2016 11:28 CAT

Discovery walked away the winner in two categories of the 2016 FIA Awards. Discovery Life, for the seventh time overall and the fourth year in a row, took top honours as the Long Term Insurance Product Supplier of the Year – Risk, while Discovery Health was selected the Healthcare Product Supplier of the Year for the 8th time since these awards were announced.

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Response to article published on 28 January 2014 in Business Day ‘Accusations fly in medical aid case’

Response to article published on 28 January 2014 in Business Day ‘Accusations fly in medical aid case’

News   •   Jan 29, 2014 11:15 CAT

Your article on the legal case against road accident fund attorney Ronald Bobroff, creates an inaccurate picture of how Discovery Health Medical Scheme members are covered for road accidents, suggesting that the Scheme denies cover for members involved in any accident (Accusations fly in medical aid case, 28 January).

Discovery Health Tracker

Discovery Health Tracker

News   •   Mar 14, 2013 10:52 CAT

Discovery Health continues to grow and attract new members to the schemes that it administers. In December, Discovery Health had close to 2.74 million lives under management.

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Day One of DHSHWAA sets tone for next two weeks

Day One of DHSHWAA sets tone for next two weeks

Blog posts   •   Nov 18, 2013 18:10 CAT

It is 8.30 am. The sun is beats down on the serene Western Cape landscape. The road to Van Rynsdorp is undulating, however this does not dampen the walkers’ excitement when they see the destination of the first 5km walk. A sea of faces, patiently awaiting the arrival of white microbuses interrupts the peaceful and silent landscape...

Why choose Discovery Health

Why choose Discovery Health

Blog posts   •   Apr 24, 2012 11:21 CAT

Discovery Health gives you quality healthcare cover at the right price to meet your family's needs.

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Healthcare 3.0 Media Summit

Healthcare 3.0 Media Summit

Events   •   May 13, 2013 18:01 CAT

Join the conversation on some of the important issues and trends in healthcare today The private healthcare system in South Africa faces many challenges, including a shortage of health professionals, a fragmented healthcare system and costs rising at levels faster than consumer inflation. Addressing these challenges requires a comprehensive and systematic approach to healthcare reform. The...

May 29, 09:30 - 12:00 CAT

The Forum at Discovery, 1st Floor, 16 Fredman Drive, Sandton

What makes award winning Health Journalism?

What makes award winning Health Journalism?

Events   •   Oct 19, 2012 08:00 CAT

To mark the opening of the 5th Discovery Health Journalism Awards - Prof Tawana Kupe, Convenor of the Discovery Health Journalism Awards’ judging panel, invites you to a critical discussion of what makes for an award winning health story. The discussion will be moderated by Prof Harry Dugmore, Centre Director at the Discovery Centre for Health Journalism, Rhodes University.

Nov 13 - Nov 14

Health Boardroom, 5th Floor, Discovery offices, 16 Fredman street Sandton. The discussion will take place in Johannesburg with video conference facilities from Discovery regional office in Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Knowledge Park Building, Heron Crescent, Century City, Millerton, Cape Town BPO Building, Coega IDZ, Zone 4, Port Elizabeth 41 Imvubupark Place, Riverhorse Valley Business Estate, Durban

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Discovery Cape Times Big Walk

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Over 36 000 walkers participated in the Discovery Cape Times Big WALK this year for better health...

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Discovery CEO Adrian Gore shares his thoughts on Discovery and the importance of wellness