Regular Force Medical Continuation Fund Update

In reference to good corporate governance guidelines, it was decided by the RFMCF to implement a stale claim validation rule. A claims will be regarded as stale in the event that it not submitted to the RMFCF within a period of 6 months (180 days) from the date of service. The stale claim rule will be implemented with effective 01 August 2017.

Further to this, the RFMCF requires the following documents in all cases to settle a claim:
  1. Specified account
  2. Authorisation number obtained by the member from the Military Unit
  3. Claims can be submitted via e-mail to ( or a paper copy of the claim can be faxed to Claims at RFMCF on 012 679 4460.

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