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Discovery Health Medical Scheme spent over R177 million for breast cancer drugs in 2015

Press releases   •   Oct 19, 2016 10:10 GMT

Breast cancer affects the young, old, women and men. Raising awareness of and supporting early detection of this most-common cancer among South African women will help save more lives. When breast cancer is detected early, the survival rate is as high as 95%. Discovery Health and the Discovery Health Medical Scheme support early detection through screening.

Chad le Clos documentary, Unbelievable, puts trends in cancer occurrence, cost and care under spotlight

Chad le Clos documentary, Unbelievable, puts trends in cancer occurrence, cost and care under spotlight

Press releases   •   Jul 28, 2016 07:37 GMT

Dr Jonathan Broomberg, CEO of Discovery Health, talked statistics, costs and the future of cancer care.

Discovery Health Medical Scheme maintains solid financial performance

Press releases   •   Jun 23, 2016 14:30 GMT

Results presented during the Annual General Meeting showed continued growth and a strong financial performance, as the Scheme maintains an industry-leading position in funding quality healthcare and supporting the overall healthcare system.

Discovery Health Medical Scheme’s strong financial performance affirms its position as industry leader in funding healthcare and enhancing the healthcare system to benefit its members and stakeholders

Press releases   •   May 17, 2016 12:42 GMT

Discovery Health Medical Scheme released its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2015. Commenting on these results, Milton Streak, Principal Officer of Discovery Health Medical Scheme says, “Despite slow economic growth and a difficult economic environment, it has been a year of positive performance for the Scheme.