Admissions process at Busamed
On admission you will need to complete a few admission forms. To make things easier on the day of your admission and to ensure that staff can meet your personal needs, there is a checklist for you to prepare for the process.
Admission Information - Private Patients:
A prepayment is required on hospitalisation from patients not covered by medical aid. It is suggested that private patients contact the accounts department prior to admission to establish the estimated cost.
Medical Aid Patients
Please consult with your medical aid prior to admission obtaining pre-authorisation if necessary. Any short payments by your medical aid will be for your own account.
Medical aid card and SA Identification Document must be produced on admission, otherwise the patient will be treated as private.
Private/Semi Private Rooms
Medical aid patients requesting private rooms will be expected to pay the private room rate on admission. Please note private rooms are subject to availability.
Bank details available on request:
- Major debit/credit cards (Mastercard/Visa)
- Bank guaranteed cheque
- EFT (Proof of payment to be provided three days prior to admission unless in the case of an emergency)