Medical scheme administrator Discovery Health has launched a prepaid voucher system for private sector GP consultations, targeting the millions of South Africans in formal employment who cannot afford traditional medical scheme cover.

A similar venture was launched earlier in 2020 by private hospital group Netcare...

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