These benefits only apply if purchased and included with one of our health plans. A separate Membership Certificate will show if you have the following benefits:
We pay benefits for prosthetic and medical appliances that you need as part of your treatment. We only pay once for each type or similar type of prosthetic or medical appliance you need during your current continuous membership of the plan.
We pay for short-term speech therapy treatment recommended by your consultant and provided by a therapist if all the following apply.
We may pay for complementary medical treatment such as acupuncture, chiropractic, homoeopathy, osteopathy, podiatry, chiropody, dietetics or naturopathy provided by a complementary medical practitioner.
The treatment must be on the recommendation of your family doctor and we need full clinical details from your family doctor before we can give our decision.
We pay for routine screening for cervical cancer.
We pay for routine mammography and this benefit is only available for female members aged 45 years and over.
We pay for routine screening for prostate cancer.
We pay for dental check ups carried out by a dental practitioner. By a dental check up we mean an assessment of your dental health in order to maintain dental fitness.
We do not pay for any dental treatment that you may need as a result of your dental check up.