Get on the road to good health with Transnet health care

Transmed medical fund provides health care to employees of the Transnet Group.

Unfortunately, many people look at medical aid as a “grudge” purchase. They’re healthy and can think of 101 better ways to spend the money.

But in a country like South Africa, not having health care, puts you at the mercy of state hospitals.

Transmed Medical Fund

Transmed medical fundSouth Africa has many great medical aid providers, of which Transmed is one. They take pride in giving excellent service and have an open hotline in place for all their members.

Direct any queries to their Customer Service on 0800 450 010 or send them an email at

A variety of products and services are on hand including a Care programme because cancer is on the rise.

Metropolitan Health Risk provides an Oncology programme for Transmed clients with cancer. You have access to all kinds of info on different cancers and how to live with each one.

The service provider for benefits is the Independent Clinical Oncology Network (ICON). If you want your claims to be paid in full and not to have to contend with any co-payments, you must accept your cancer treatment services from an ICON provider of which Transmed provides a list.

Chronic illness

Transmed also offers a chronic medicine plan for members who require treatment for their condition. To view this list, click here. Some chronic conditions include the likes of heart failure, hypertension, diabetes, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hyperlipidaemia.

Health care info, tips and advice, as well as how to go about claiming from them or how to join is all on the net for your convenience.

Of course, you should remember that Transmed is a restricted medical scheme, meaning that it is for employees and retirees of Transnet and their families.

Bon Voyage!

All info was correct at time of publishing