What are the benefits of being part of Vitality Active Rewards for Doctors?

This exclusive rewards programme is specifically designed for private and public sector doctors who are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) and have a MP Medical Practitioner (MP) or an Intern (IN) number. By joining VARD, you'll have regular access to a range of enticing rewards, alongside a network of fellow doctors who are benefiting from this programme. The best part is all of this is available to you FREE of charge.

Watch the short videos below to learn how to download the Discovery app and
activate Vitality Active Rewards

How to download
the Discovery App

How to activate Vitality
Active Rewards

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to be rewarded for focusing on your wellness despite your hard work and dedication in the
medical field - Discovery has given away rewards valued at over R500 000 to doctors through the Vitality Active Rewards for Doctors programme, join today!

Achieve your weekly Exercise goal

You have from Saturday morning until midnight the following Friday to achieve your weekly goal.

  • Exercise at Virgin Active, Planet Fitness or Moove gyms.
  • Track your exercise on your smartphone or a Vitality-linked fitness device.
  • Complete an online workout through a Vitality-accredited partner connected to Octiv or iTensity.
  • Complete a free parkrun.
  • Participate in a Vitality virtual event.
  • Play a round of golf.

Find out more about how to earn Vitality Fitness points to achieve your exercise goal.

Choose your rewards
In the Discovery app or the Discovery Bank app.

As soon as you achieve your Exercise goal each time, you can choose between enjoying an instant reward like a coffee or donating to the latest MoveToGive initiative. Or you can wait for #RewardsWednesday and play on your new personalised gameboard.

Choose an instant reward


Play the gameboard Outstanding Performance Rewards

Additional rewards Exclusive for Doctors

Exclusive rewards designed to provide you with an incredible opportunity to earn an even greater range of enhanced and exciting rewards.
We believe in rewarding you for your commitment to various fitness behaviors that contribute to your overall well-being, while caring for others.

Most Improved Engagement Rewards

The purpose of this category is to inspire and support newly engaged doctors by acknowledging and celebrating their remarkable progress, as well as rewarding them for their achievement.

Every month, we will display a leaderboard highlighting the doctors who have shown the most significant improvement. Twice a year, the top 10 doctors who have demonstrated remarkable improvement will be rewarded with 25,000 Discovery Miles each.

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Outstanding Performance Rewards

These exclusive rewards are specifically tailored for the most exceptional VARD performers, The ones who stand out from the rest. These doctors are encouraged to compete among themselves for recognition.

Wellness Commitment Rewards

These rewards are intended to acknowledge dedicated doctors who consistently achieve their Vitality Active Rewards (VAR) exercise goals.

Once a year, we will recognize the doctors who have accomplished 50 or more consecutive VAR exercise goals on the VARD leaderboard page. These doctors will receive a VARD certificate commending their number of achieved goals, categorized as follows:

  • 50 to 99 consecutive VAR exercise goals
  • 100 to 199 consecutive VAR exercise goals
  • 200 to 299 consecutive VAR exercise goals
  • 300+ consecutive VAR exercise goals

In line with the esteemed Vitality Centurion Awards, all VARD members who are also Vitality members and achieve 100 or more consecutive goal streaks will receive an esteemed Centurion Shirt. Furthermore, the top 25 doctors in each of the following categories will be rewarded with exclusive VARD Centurion gym tights:

  • 100 to 199 consecutive VAR exercise goals
  • 200 to 299 consecutive VAR exercise goals
  • 300+ consecutive VAR exercise goals

Additionally, doctors with 50 or more consecutive goals will be entered into an annual draw, with the winner receiving 1000 Discovery Miles for each consecutive VAR exercise goal achieved.

More rewards with Discovery Bank

Vitality Active Rewards 3.0

Vitality Active Rewards 3.0 uses Discovery Bank's advanced technology to provide you with personalised rewards that are tailored to your level of engagement.

Download the Discovery Bank app to access the biggest upgrades to Vitality Active Rewards yet. You can choose from a wide range of rewarding accounts including the zero-monthly-fee –iscovery Account.

Don't miss out, join Vitality Active Rewards for Doctors today!

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