Hospital Confinement

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES 1. The following no charge hospitalization (In-Patient) services will apply when MediCard physicians prescribe the hospitalization of members in any MediCard Hospitals or MediCard centers:Non-emergency confinement or surgery (elective cases) shall be subject to prior review and approval by the MediCard review board. MediCard reserves the right to direct the...

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Out-Patient Care

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AND ELIGIBILITY The Following outpatient services will be provided to members in MediCard accredited hospitals or clinics: • Referral to specialists • Regular consultations and treatment (except prescribed medicines) • Eye, ear, nose and throat treatment • Treatment of minor injuries and surgeries not requiring confinement • X-ray and laboratory examinations prescribed by...

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Preventive Health Care

Preventive healthcare services are provided to members to assure that their health status is regularly and properly monitored. MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES The following no-charge Preventive Health Care Services will be provided to members at MediCard Head Office Clinic or at anyy designated MediCard Medical Service Units: 1. Annual Physical Examination (APE) to include:Management of...

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Emergency Care

In the event of any life threatening condition caused by any illness or injury, MediCard shall provide its members the following emergency care services: MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES When the member is under Emergency Case and ends up at the emergency room of MediCard Accredited Hospitals or MediCard centers, the following are provided free of charge: Doctor’s services Medicines used...

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Members Financial Assistance

Aside from the healthcare benefits, the principal member is entitled to a life indemnity program providing his heirs with financial assistance in the event of death or injuries through natural causes or accidental means. The indemnities are subject to the following schedule: SCHEDULE OF MEMBERS’ FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE Natural Death P   10,000.00 Accidental Means P   20,000.00 Loss of both hands P...

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Dental Care

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES Members may avail of the following dental care services from any of the accredited dental clinics: Once a year oral prophylaxis (after having paid the annual premium) Consultations and oral examinations Simple tooth extractions, except surgery for impacted tooth Temporary fillings Gum treatment and adjustment of dentures Recementation of loose jackets, crowns...

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