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National Health Insurance Bill – The house is divided

The National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill has been a subject of controversy since inception. Whilst the government forges ahead with the introduction of NHI, many experts believe the system will fail. A wide range of commentaries was made in the wake of its introduction to Parliament on 8 August 2019 and subsequent countrywide public hearings. […]

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Health Market Inquiry report – Different views from opposing perspectives

On Monday, the Competition Commission released the findings of the Health Inquiry. The report was published after years of extensive consultation with industry experts, government officials and the general public. In their review of the South African private healthcare market they found that it is characterised by high and rising costs of healthcare and medical […]

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