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Council for Medical Schemes
The Council for Medical Schemes is a statutory body established by the Medical Schemes Act (131 of 1998) to provide regulatory supervision of private health financing through medical schemes.
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Circular 52 of 2019: National Beneficiary Registry Pilot Program
The Council for Medical Schemes (CMS) has been tasked by the Minister of Health to establish a central registry of all funded (medical scheme) members in South Africa, called the National Beneficiary Registry (NBR). CMS wishes to invite medical schemes to participate in the National Beneficiary Registry (NBR) Pilot Program. To read more on the process and how to enrol, please click on the link above.
published on 15 July 2019 22:30:00 +0200
Circular 51 of 2019: Communication for the Section 59 Investigation
The Council for Medical Schemes (CMS) hereby gives notice that as of 10 July 2019, all communication pertaining to the Section 59 Investigation will emanate directly from the Section 59 Investigating Panel. To read more, please click on the link above.
published on 15 July 2019 21:52:00 +0200
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