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Covid-19 and TRA Gap Cover

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In a dynamic medical scheme environment, medical aid coverage has become insufficient in most cases, often leaving a costly shortfall expense that becomes the burden of the patient. In a time where isolation and precaution are a norm, we can no longer rely on prevention in the case of contracting the deadly virus. With the imminent third wave looming, you need to be prepared more than ever. Follow the below link to learn what you can do to stay safe during the third wave: Here

COVID-19 – How can TRA assist?

At TRA, we are committed to covering the applicable medical shortfall should you be hospitalised due to the contraction of COVID-19. TRA Gap Cover offers a unique set of benefits that are suited to the client’s needs in the case of an unfortunate event. Our standard terms and conditions will apply.

To read about how your TRA Gap Cover policy will review/cover Covid-19 cases, click on this link to download the relevant document.
As part of the Medical Health and Trauma Counselling Line, you also have access to trained professionals and nurses, who are available to provide medical advice and support regarding COVID-19, as well as support to the individual after the traumatic experience of being tested positive. This may include psychological telephonic counselling, referral to medical care, hospital care, treatment and diagnostic regimes. For more information on this and our Gap Cover benefits, click here

Note: All material on this website is provided for your information only and may not be construed as medical advice or instruction. No action or inaction should be taken based solely on the contents of this information; instead, readers should consult appropriate health professionals on and matter relating to their health and well-being. The information and opinions expressed here are believed to be accurate, based on the best judgement available to the authors, and readers who fail to consult with appropriate health authorities assume the risk of any injuries. Errors and Omissions Excepted. Terms and Conditions Apply.


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