Introducing Discovery DrConnect
Doctor Advice. On your device.


"What I like about DrConnect is the quick response time and being able to ask any health and medical related questions that affects me or my loved ones."
- Discovery Health Medical Scheme member

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Every year over a billion people turn to the internet to get information about their health and wellness. It is estimated that 1 in 20 of these searches are about health-related concerns but unfortunately, these searches seldom yield the correct answer.

The new Discovery DrConnect functionality provides seamless access to high quality medical information from a worldwide network of over 105 000 doctors in over 174 countries and also facilitates personalised interactions between patients and their doctors.

Through the Discovery app and website, you now have access to;

  • Ask a doctor: a growing library of over 5 billion doctor - created answers to medical questions or you can get a personalised answer from a doctor, at no additional cost to you
  • Health goals: Doctor-created tips and checklists to help you meet your health goals and manage your chronic conditions
  • Your doctors: Virtual follow-up consultations with participating doctors who you have seen in the last 12 months, using voice, video or text, paid from applicable day-to-day benefits

Get trusted Doctor advice. On your device

Access this functionality through your Discovery app and The first time you access this functionality, you will be prompted to download the Discovery DrConnect app on your phone. Once you have the app you can access all these features through your Discovery app.

Already a Discovery Health Medical Scheme member? Access this functionality here or download the Discovery DrConnect app now   

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