The latest version of NHI has also been released, please click here for more information.
MEMBERS We have made it easier for you our members to reach us and engage us. The new SAMWUMED Website has Chat feature. Log onto www.SAMWUMED.org and start chatting to us. In addition, names and contact details of all SAMWUMED Sales Consultants are now on our new Website under Our Read more >>
Did you know? A member can have as many dependents as they wish. But there are rules that they need to abide by: As a member, you are allowed to register your dependents onto your medical aid at the time that you join the Scheme. If you decide to register Read more >>
SAMWUMED staff have been busy going around the country listening, sharing information and engaging with municipal employers. The inputs provided by these critical stakeholders is being used to improve SAMWUMED’s products and benefits.
Schizophrenia is a debilitating mental disorder or illness characterized by hallucinations, delusions and confused speech or behaviour. Schizophrenia affects 1 in every 100 people, men and women equally. It usually affects people between the ages of 15 and 35 irrespective of race and culture, says the South African Depression and Read more >>
Over 4 million South Africans have Bipolar Disorder in South Africa. This is according to the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (SADAG). Bipolar is a disorder associated with episodes of extreme mood swings ranging from depressive lows to manic or extreme highs. Manic highs may include symptoms such as Read more >>