Affinity Health Talks About The Importance of Evaluating Your Medical Cover
Affinity Health, leading provider of high-quality medical insurance, explains why evaluating your medical benefits is critical for you and your family.
It’s a new year and that means new beginnings, new opportunities, and new ways to boost your health and wellness. It’s also the perfect time to re-evaluate your medical and health insurance.
Re-evaluating your medical and health insurance is a win-win in all circumstances because it gives you good value of your hard-earned money and gives you peace of mind at the same time. However, before investing in a medical and health insurance plan, Affinity Health recommends that you carefully consider your needs.
“Having the wrong health insurance for you and your family can be costly because you risk not having adequate coverage when you need it the most,” says Murray Hewlett, CEO of Affinity Health. “With time, healthcare needs, lifestyle and personal conditions, change, so it’s better to shift to plans that provide you with more fruitful results as per you and your family’s needs.”
Top 4 Reasons to Re-evaluate Your Health Insurance
Here are a few great reasons why you should reassess your existing healthcare plan:
You could find a better fit for your health needs:
It’s possible that the quantity of health insurance you purchased last year is no longer what you want or need. Do you go to the doctor frequently or take costly prescription medications? Do you suffer from a chronic ailment such as diabetes or heart failure? If that’s the case, you’ll need a plan with comprehensive coverage at a higher monthly premium but lower out-of-pocket expenditures. If you are healthy and rarely need prescriptions, you should choose a plan with a lower monthly premium but greater out-of-pocket payments if you ever need medical care.
You could save money:
The wave of job losses caused by the Coronavirus pandemic have disrupted many people’s incomes and insurance arrangements. Shopping around for affordable premium cover, like Affinity Health, can ensure you get more value for your money.
You could find a better network in your area:
Changes in your plan’s network may expand or improve your access to preferred doctors or specialists in your area, allowing you to better manage your health and minimise your overall medical costs.
You could find a provider that caters to your future plans:
If you’re planning on starting a family soon, you’ll want to review pregnancy and maternity care coverage. If you see a therapist regularly, you’ll want to review mental health coverage. And if you or your family members get prescriptions, you’ll want to review drug coverage.
Choosing the Right Medical And Health Insurance:
Affinity Health members can choose from a variety of economical health care plans and products, including Out of Hospital Benefits, Private Hospital Cover, and a combination of the two. Affinity Health aims to make affordable healthcare available to all South Africans with healthcare plans designed to suit your health and financial needs. Speak to Affinity Health today about you and your family’s healthcare needs and to find out how you can benefit from Affinity Health’s range of cost-effective options.
About Affinity Health
Affinity Health is South Africa’s leading provider of health insurance, offering you a range of options at affordable rates including access to the widest national provider network. We understand the importance of having medical insurance that meets your needs, your budget, and your lifestyle. Our range of healthcare products are designed to protect you and your family when it matters the most. We strive to give our clients peace of mind and the highest standard of service at all times. For more information, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.