NHI Bill

February 26th, 2020 The travesty is not that income level determines access to quality healthcare, writes Dr Eugene Brink, of Afriforum, on Politicsweb. "The real travesty is that the ANC is trying to cover up its failures with the promise of something that cannot be...

January 8th, 2020 The medical profession is becoming more outspoken in its criticisms of the National Health Insurance Bill among growing concerns over large-scale emigration. The SA Medical Association says doctors “strongly oppose” the legislation in its...

December 11th, 2019 It is "patently false" that SA cannot afford the reforms contemplated in the NHI Bill, writes Robert Yates, head of the Centre of Global Health Security, in the UK, in the Mail & Guardian. Yates, the head of the Centre on Global Health...

September 4th, 2019 There has been a sharp decline in individual taxpayers over the past few years, while their tax burden has increased substantially. The National Health Insurance will simply add to this burden, writes Dr Lee-Ann Steenkamp, senior lecturer in...

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