Discovery Prepaid Health

Affordable healthcare just went prepaid

Discovery Prepaid Health is an exciting new platform that allows every person living in South Africa to buy vouchers, then load and redeem them for high quality, private, primary healthcare services - available at highly competitive rates. Vouchers can be redeemed at any GP within the national Discovery Prepaid Health network.

You don't need a smartphone to use Discovery Prepaid Health. Registration is quick and easy.


Discovery COVID-19 Vaccination Navigator

We will support you at every step of your vaccination journey to:

  • Register on the national Electronic Vaccination System (EVDS)
  • Know how to prepare for your COVID-19 vaccination
  • Book for your vaccination at a Discovery-managed site near you
  • Track where you are in the COVID-19 vaccination rollout
  • Create a digital version of your vaccination card for safe keeping
Go to our Vaccination Navigator >

Make sure you use Google Chrome to access the Connected Care platform.


Why Prepaid Health?

Open access
Affordable prepaid healthcare
  • You can predict and control the costs of a GP consultation and medicine
  • No limit to the number of vouchers you can buy
  • You can reserve available funds in your prepaid balance for future use
  • Vouchers available for your own healthcare needs or to share with loved ones
Buy and load vouchers on WhatsApp or on the Discovery web-based app
  • Intuitive and simple process to buy and load vouchers using WhatsApp
  • You can top up your prepaid balance and find a GP online
  • Chat to us and manage your services 24/7 on WhatsApp
Available for purchase at over 350 000 retail outlets countrywide
  • Purchase a Blu or 1ForYou voucher at your favourite retail outlet or petrol station and load using WhatsApp 0800 33 78 46

Buy, Load and Redeem healthcare vouchers

  1. Buy a 1ForYou or Blu voucher at one of 350 000 retailers and independent traders or use your debit or credit card through the Discovery Prepaid Health web-based app.
  2. Load your voucher on the web-based app or on WhatsApp.
  3. Redeem: You can use your Discovery Prepaid Health balance for a GP + Meds voucher, with more voucher options coming soon. Redeem your voucher on the day when you see your healthcare provider.
You can also:
  • FInd a GP located near to you:
    • Use the Discovery Prepaid Health network GP list to find a doctor located close to you, where you can use your Discovery Prepaid Health vouchers. Vouchers can only be used to see GPs in the network.

Discovery Prepaid Health is not a medical scheme. The cover is not the same as that of a medical scheme and is not intended to be a substitute for medical scheme membership. Discovery Prepaid Health is administered by Discovery Health (Proprietary) Limited, registration number 1997/013480/07, an authorised financial services provider. Terms, conditions and limits apply.

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