Discovery Health Medical Scheme’s Shariah Compliant arrangement

DISCOVERY SOUTH AFRICA  |  Series , ±15 min episodes total time 1 hr 03 min  |  Broadcast schedule  | 
Discovery Health Medical Scheme has launched South Africa’s first Shariah Compliant medical scheme arrangement. This four-part podcast series is dedicated to explaining this innovative offering in full. Host, Shafiq Morton, interviews expert guests who share leading insights into the way in which Shariah law and Takaful have been incorporated into this ground-breaking Arrangement.
ENGLISH Read by Uwaiz Jassat, Firoze Bhorat, Farzana Baba, Mufti Ahmed Suliman, Dr Ismail Mitha South Africa Education · IslamShariah Compliant Arrangement

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01

Origins: The Shariah Compliant Medical Scheme Arrangement

What is a medical scheme and how does it operate? What led Discovery Health Medical Scheme to develop a Shariah compliant medical scheme arrangement? How was it created to align with Shariah Law and Takaful principles? Shafiq chats to Shariah consultant, Uwaiz Jassat; Discovery’s Chief Marketing Officer, Firoze Bhorat; and Head of Product Development at Discovery Health, Farzana Baba.
Shariah Compliant Arrangement
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A GP, financial adviser and medical scheme member share their views

Shafiq chats to Dr Ismail Mitha, a GP serving the Muslim community and to Nazeer Bulbulia, Independent Financial Adviser. They’ve both provided their care and services to the Muslim community for many years and share fascinating, independent views on the relevance of a Shariah compliant arrangement. Shafiq also chats to Mahomed, a Discovery Health Medical Scheme member who has elected to have his medical scheme option managed in line with the Shariah compliant arrangement.
Shariah Compliant Arrangement

4 episodes