Programmes

Disease Management

GEMS offers its members specific care and disease management programmes to help manage various chronic diseases and conditions.

The benefits of being on a care or disease management programme include:

Disease Management

The Scheme has an Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Provider Network that provides unlimited emergency medical assistance to GEMS members.

How the GEMS EMS Network works

The GEMS EMS Network is open to all EMS providers (ambulance services) that meet GEMS criteri...

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Disease Management

What are prescribed minimum benefits (PMBs)?
Prescribed Minimum Benefits (PMBs) are the basic benefits that GEMS provides for certain medical conditions, such as asthma and hypertension.

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Dental Management

GEMS has designed the dental benefit to ensure that members have access to cost-effective, quality de...

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Chronic Back and Neck Rehabilitation

GEMS offers you a back and neck rehabilitation programme to provide you or any of your dependants with appropriate treatment to manage your back and neck pain.  

The focus of the programme is on functional rehabilitation with major components being controlled exercises, biopsychosoc...

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Managing HIV

Managing HIV

GEMS has an effective HIV/AIDS Disease Management Programme (DMP) for our members. If you or one of your dependants is living with HIV/AIDS, registering on the HIV/AIDS DMP can give you the support you need to lead a healthy a...

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Oncology Management

Oncology (Cancer) Management Programme

If you or one of your registered beneficiaries are diagnosed with cancer, it is important to register on the oncology management programme as soon as possible. All oncology treatment requires pre-autho...

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Optometry Management

The optometry management programme provides you with clinically essential optometry benefits. This means that GEMS only covers expenses for optometry that are necessary for your health and your sight.

What we do not cover:

Fitness Programme

GEMS offers its members specific care and disease management programmes to help manage various chronic diseases and conditions.

The benefits of being on a care or disease management programme include:

Maternity Programme

Pregnancy is an extraordinary experience. If one has to highlight life experiences, most women will say that pregnancy and childbirth are the experiences that they will never forget.
Pregnant members and dependants of GEMS have access to the Maternity...

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Wellness

The GEMS Health and Wellness Screening Services (HWSS) was introduced to reduce the rising negative impact of ill-health on public servant productivity. 

The service is designed to be a positive experience, focusin...

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Chronic Medicine Management

What is chronic medicine?

  • Medicine for potentially life-threatening illnesses, like diabetes
  • Medicine used on an ongoing basis to treat disabling chronic illnesses that have a negative effect on your health and quality of life
  • Very expen...

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