The journey towards universal healthcare access is gaining momentum, firmly supported by South Africa’s largest restricted medical scheme. This was one of the key messages
Every year your medical scheme contribution increases sharply – often as much as double the CPI rate. Last week two schemes, Momentum Health and Discovery
Cape Town – The announcement last week by Momentum and Discovery Medical Schemes of average increases in contributions of between 10.2% and 11% came as
Experts say the government’s National Health Insurance initiative is the answer to affordable healthcare and soaring medical aid costs EXPERTS believe the government’s proposed National
South Africa is making great strides towards the realisation of universal access to healthcare, with preparations for the introduction of National Health Insurance (NHI) well
Governance in medical schemes continues to be a challenge in the regulatory framework. Moreover, the healthcare system is marred by inequitable access to care and
Speakers recently hosted at the Hospital Association of South Africa (HASA) conference held in Cape Town, indicated that new technologies could bring down healthcare costs.
To continue to meet performance goals, the global healthcare system has to evolve and mobile technology will be at the very heart of this change.
Ms Jacqui Stewart has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa (COHSASA) from today (1 April