The Market Inquiry into the Private Health Care Sector is an investigation conducted by South Africa’s Competition Commission because of concerns of high prices in private health care and the general state of competition in this sector. Click here to read more on the Market Inquiry.

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SECTION27 Oral Submission to Health Market Inquiry

On 31 October 2014, SECTION27 made written submissions to the Panel, in which we dealt in detail with our views of the workings of the private health sector in the context of the right of access to health care services,…

SECTION27 Health Inquiry submission

SECTION27 made a written submission to the Panel of the market inquiry into the private health sector on 30 October 2014. SECTION27’s submission draws attention to the inequities within what is supposed to be a single, unified health system, the inadequate and…

SECTION27 Comment on Draft Terms of Reference for Market Inquiry

SECTION27 has sent a submission to the Competition Commission on the draft Terms of Reference for the Market Inquiry into the Private Health care Sector . It was endorsed by the Black Sash and by the Rural Health Advocacy Project. SECTION27’s recent…