COVID-19 | Everything you need to know

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Discovery Health Medical Scheme (DHMS) has enhanced its benefits for screening and testing to ensure that DHMS members can consult with a doctor if they present with symptoms suggestive of a COVID-19 infection. The necessary screening and tests for COVID-19 are covered, regardless of the outcome.

Free COVID-19 Online Doctor Consultations for all South Africans

COVID-19 Online Doctor Consultations have also been made available to all South Africans through a Discovery and Vodacom partnership. This partnership provides everyone access to reliable information, risk screening and, when necessary, free online medical consultations with a doctor.

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The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented test of our purpose and demands that we as a company seek out every way possible to assist our clients and South Africa in this time.

Discovery Videos

What you need to know about COVID-19

How to wash your hands to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Caster Semenya's tips for preventing the spread of COVID-19

Lucas Radebe's tips on preventing the spread of COVID-19

Wayde van Niekerk's tips on preventing the spread of COVID-19

Chad le Clos on preventing the spread of COVID-19

COVID-19 Online Doctor Consultations

Discovery and Vodacom salute all healthcare professionals

Discovery Podcasts

Part 2 COVID-19 - Social distancing and the role of telemedicine to
“flatten the curve” Dr Ryan Noach, CEO Discovery Health

As the outbreak of COVID-19 continues to spread across South Africa, we have a narrow window of opportunity to slow the spread. Social distancing is one way to help stop the virus from spreading and "flattening the curve". Listen to Dr Noach share his views on how we can respond as a nation to prevent the spread of the virus and the growing relevance of telemedicine

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