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Primary Care Plan

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Core Benefits

These are the essential services on your plan to support your healthcare needs and give you and your family peace of mind.

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Day-to-day Benefits

At GetSavvi Health we know that people have different needs. That’s why we’ve tailored our medical insurance plans to offer you a range of favourable benefits at prices you can afford.

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As a member of the Primary Care Plan, you and your family have access to benefits such as:

  • Unlimited doctors' visits
  • Basic and emergency dentistry
  • Black-and-white X-rays
  • HIV and STI blood tests
  • Acute and chronic medication

More details about Day-to-day Benefits >

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Netcare 911 Emergency Services

Netcare 911 Emergency Services is available 24 hours a day. Members can contact the hotline in an emergency where trained staff will telephonically lead you through questions to assess your emergency, then dispatch an air or road ambulance to you, whichever is most appropriate.

If you’re calling for advice, you’ll be directed to a medical advice centre manned by experienced personnel around the clock.

More details about Netcare 911 Emergency Services >

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Maternity Benefits

GetSavvi Health’s maternity benefits offers mothers-to-be cover during their pregnancy up until birth.

Our maternity benefits include:

  • R20 000 cover for a normal birth
  • R30 000 for a caesarean delivery (C-Section)
  • The stated amounts above also include gynaecologists’ visits and ultrasound scans, etc. You’ll also have access to inhospital cover at a private hospital for the birthing procedure.

More details about Maternity Benefits >

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Unlimited HIV, Trauma and Assault Counselling

Our Unlimited HIV, Trauma and Assault Counselling Care Centre offers assistance and treatment to people who’ve been infected with HIV or undergone a traumatic or violent experience. The hotline is open 24/7, 365 days a year and staffed with trained medical personnel who are experienced in providing necessary care and support.

The benefit offers:

Counselling and advice

  • 24/7 365 days a year telephonic counselling and support
  • Directed to where a member can receive antiretroviral therapy (ART)
  • Directed to where a member can get face-to-face counselling (optional)


  • HIV test 48 hours after exposure
  • Starter pack of three days’ ART
  • Combination ART for 28 days
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STD) medication
  • Alternative therapies (R1 500)
  • HIV test 90 days after exposure

More details about Unlimited HIV, Trauma and Assault Counselling benefits >

  • No joining fees
  • No medical examinations
  • Covers you, your spouse and children
  • Get covered in under 10 minutes

Value-added Benefits

These support your core benefits by providing additional options and services for you and your family.

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The FeelBetterFast benefit is specifically catered for members who don’t have time to set up an appointment and wait to see a doctor to treat their minor ailments. It provides access to professional care at your closest network pharmacy to get you back on track quickly.

This benefit provides members with:

  • Selected acute medication (subject to a formulary).
  • An annual flu vaccination.
  • Treatment for a list of minor ailments.
  • Health tests, including, but not limited to, blood pressure and cholesterol
  • A full health report with your health test results, along with accompanying information on how to keep your numbers in check.

FeelBetterFast offers the following health assessment tests with a full health report done by a health professional:

  • Blood pressure
  • Cholesterol
  • Glucose
  • Weight
  • Smoking status

More details about the FeelBetterFast benefit >

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Discount Coupons

GetSavvi Health members are able to cut their grocery expenses by up to R250 as well as non-medical pharmacy costs by an additional R250 with our monthly discount coupons.

At which stores can I redeem my coupons?

Grocery Coupons can be redeemed at:

  • Shoprite
  • Checkers
  • CheckersHyper

Pharmacy Coupons can be redeemed at:

  • Dis-Chem

More details about the Discount Coupons benefit >

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24-hour Health Advisor

This benefit affords members access to telephonic health advice 24 hours a day throughout the year.

Skilled 24-hour Health Advisors are experienced in handling a variety of issues such as:

  • Medical advice in an emergency
  • Assessing everyday symptoms
  • Crucial medical knowledge
  • Database of various drugs
  • Poisoning database
  • Health guidance
  • Managing stress
  • Counselling for trauma

To make use of this benefit, simply call 082 911 and ask to speak to a nurse.

More details about 24-hour Health Advisor benefits >

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Comprehensive Family Funeral Plan

Funeral costs can be a heavy burden and you might not be ready or able to deal with such an expense, especially during a traumatic time. The GetSavvi Health funeral benefit assures you and your family full death cover.

Funeral cover benefits for you, your spouse and children:

Main Member (aged 18-60) Cover: R13 500
Spouse Cover: R13 500
Children (aged 14-21) Cover: R13 500
Children (aged 6-13) Cover: R6 750
Children (stillbirth after 25 weeks of pregnancy up to 5 years inclusive) Cover: R3 375

More details about the Funeral Plan benefit >

Primary Care Plan

Only R667 per family per month
Single member R422 per month

Meets the primary healthcare needs of individuals and growing families.

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Primary Care Plan Top-up

R817 per family per month
R572 per single member per month

Members have the option of adding top-up benefits (optometry and unlimited dentistry) to the Primary Care Plan.


Members will have access to the following once every 24 months:

  • Consultation/eye test
  • Eyeglass frame
  • Single vision lenses
  • Bifocal lenses

All members on the plan may use this benefit, but only one member can use it at a time within a two-year period. A six-month waiting period will apply from commencement of the top-up option.

Unlimited Dentistry

The top-up dentistry option is available for the whole family and lifts the R1 650 basic and R3 300 emergency dental benefits’ limitations. This means that the member, including family, now has access to unlimited dentists’ visits.