The Discovery Health Medical Scheme is an independent non-profit entity governed by the Medical Schemes Act, and regulated by the Council for Medical Schemes. It is administered by a separate company, Discovery Health (Pty) Ltd, an authorised financial services provider.
Save 20% off frames and lenses
You can get 20% discount on your frames and eyeglass lenses when you visit an optometrist in the Discovery Health Optometry Network. The discount is immediate at point of sale and will help you preserve your Medical Savings Account. The benefit is available to Discovery Health Medical Scheme members (excluding KeyCare members) and members of selected Schemes administered by Discovery Health.
Example of how this discount works:
Jane went to an optometrist in the Discovery Health Optometry network and had an eye exam. She then got frames and lenses. The discount she gets is illustrated here.
|Eye exam||R 400|
|Total Invoice||R4 400|
|Discount less 20% (lenses and frames)||R 800|
|Total after discount||R3 600|
*The discount is only applicable to hardware items such as frames and eyeglass lenses and excludes contact lenses and professional services (consultation and eye examination fees).
Please note that that the example above is for illustration purposes only as your invoice will be more detailed.
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