Introducing Episodic – Your Time, Your Health

Episodic Health is financial service provider, bringing you a health insurance product provided by Essential Med.

In 2019, Essential Med decided to focus on their core strengths: building a sustainable product and managing their networks and clients’ claims. To do this, they became an Underwriting Management Agent and Episodic Health stepped in as a strategic partner to service clients and bring the product to market.

Episodic Health offers the same cover that has been trusted by South African families for over ten years under Essential Med and underwritten by African Unity Life. This is tailor-made access to quality private healthcare at a price you can afford. With backing from industry leaders, you can rest assured you’re in the right hands.

We believe your needs are unique. Our products are designed to offer you as much choice as possible. With every plan on offer, you choose the benefits you need at the level of cover you want. You are able to create policies and plans that fit your budget and with this flexibility comes affordability. You can match your health cover to your lifestyle, the choice is yours.

We provide an established and demarcated product and our healthcare policies are covered through a nationwide network of professionals, so you get access to private healthcare and any hospital of your choice.

If you are looking for affordable health insurance that you can customise to suit your family’s needs and budget, Episodic Health is your first choice.Episodic Health offers products that fit every episode of your life – it’s your time and your choice.


Posted on November 1st, 2019 by Episodic

Episodic Health is financial service provider, bringing you a health insurance product provided by Essential Med.

Posted on December 1st, 2019 by Episodic

It’s easy to get swept up by the holiday season and, while it might be the best time of the year. At Episodic, we want you to start the New Year off on the right foot, so here are our top tips for staying healthy and happy this holiday season.

Posted on March 1st, 2020 by Episodic

As the days go on, the number of coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in the country continues to climb. Now with government's declaration of a State of Disaster, people are understandably starting to panic. Episodic wants to encourage our members to remain calm and follow the proposed measures to help protect yourselves from contracting the disease.