‘Wing and a prayer’ days over for SA’s healthcare system

Chris Bateman


South Africa’s healthcare system is enduring the most comprehensive audit ever conducted as local and international experts gear up to mine the unprecedented mountain of data for criteria to identify 10 of the country’s 52 health districts to pilot national health insurance (NHI) delivery from April next year.

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Chris Bateman, HMPG

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South African Medical Journal 2011;101(12):859.

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Date submitted: 2011-11-02
Date published: 2011-11-25

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