Waiting Periods

The following waiting periods generally apply for:

  • New Day1 Health memberships, and
  • When upgrading your plan / policy to cover items not previously covered
Day to Day Benefits & Waiting Periods

1 month waiting period applies

3 month waiting period applies

1 month waiting period applies

3 month waiting period applies

12 month waiting period applies

12 month waiting period applies

3 month waiting period applies.

12 month waiting period applies

1 month waiting period applies

1 month waiting period applies

1 month waiting period applies

Hospital Plan Benefits & Waiting Periods

Immediate Cover

3 month waiting period applies

Immediate Cover

3 month waiting period applies (Pre-Existing conditions 12 months)

3 month waiting period applies

3 month waiting period applies.

There is a 3 month waiting period applicable to the maternity benefit for unknown conditions from date of inception of policy and a 12 month waiting period for pre-existing conditions ie where the member is pregnant at inception date. Once the maternity benefit has been utilised by a member, a further 12 month waiting period will apply in respect of such member for maternity. (The maternity benefit is limited to R20 000.)

3 month waiting period applies

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