Cimas is a medical aid society in Zimbabwe. It is one of the largest health insurance organisations in Zimbabwe. it was founded in 1945.

CIMAS Medical aid society logo.png
Formation October 1, 1945; 72 years ago
Services Medical Aid
Key people
Mordecai Mahlangu (Chairman), Vulindlela Ndlovu (CEO)
Formerly called
Commercial and Industrial Medical Aid Society



In 1939 the Salisbury Chambers of Commerce and Industry started discussing the need for some form of medical aid insurance for employees in the private sector. The municipalities of the two major towns of Salisbury (Harare) and Bulawayo had also introduced medical aid benefit funds. On 1 October 1945, after the Second World War, the Commercial and Industrial Medical Aid Society was launched.[1]

Services offered by Cimas


Some Articles About Cimas

Cimas Demand US Dollars From Non-members Tue Jun 11 2019

CIMAS Increases Medical Aid Contributions Thu Dec 27 2018

FULL TEXT: Cimas Medical Aid Introduces USD Packages Effective January 1, 2019 Mon Dec 24 2018

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  1. CIMAS - Our History, retrieved: 6 Jul 2018