Principal Officer of SAMWUMED, Neil Nair, explains why he believes a review of SA’s Medical Scheme Regulations was urgently needed.
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A new report indicates that ART for HIV infection provides lasting protection against the sexual transmission of the virus.
According to a special report compiled by GroundUp, the reason for the current stockouts crisis has to do with failures within the state system.
Genesis Medical Scheme wants to deregulate PMBs, which requires medical schemes to offer a defined set of healthcare benefits and services to all members.
The Minister of Health has launched the Metropolitan Health HIV Clinical Guidelines App as part of a national campaign to scale up HIV treatment.
The Department of Health (DoH) plans to launch a youth orientated mHealth app in June 2015 and has given its targeted audience the opportunity to name it.
During the Department of Health budget vote, Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, highlighted the importance of implementing effective eHealth systems.
While the NHI pilot sites are being monitored across the country, it is still unclear what model the system will ultimately follow.
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi revealed that the NDoH is working with the CSIR to develop an eHealth system to accompany the rollout of NHI.
The HPCSA is formally being investigated over several allegations relating to maladministration and improper eHealth procurement procedures.
During the National Budget Speech on 25th February, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene revealed that expenditure on health is set to grow steadily.