The Johannesburg Declaration

A civil society declaration on the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on...


Anguished mothers share frustrations with HMI panel

The day began with two mothers and their children presenting to the Health...


HMI panel grills HPCSA

Health Professions Council of South Africa The last day of the second week of...


Practitioners bemoan fee structures

On 24 February 2016 the Health Market Inquiry heard presentations from the South...


HMI talks PMBs, price, regulation

The Health Market Inquiry heard today (23 February 2016) from health care...


Revised Statement of Issues

The Competition Commission has issued a revised statement of issues for the...


Patient voices to be heard

Patient voices to finally be heard in the Health Market Inquiry In the early...


Regulation 8 Amendment

On 14 July 2015, the Minister of Health published an amendment to Regulation 8...


Market Inquiry Update

The Competition Commission has re-opened registration for participants to make...


Long walk to health care

In March 2015, the South African Human Rights Commission held a hearing on...


EMS in the Eastern Cape

Mothers giving birth at home; babies developing disabilities due to difficult...


SECTION27 presentation to the SANCB

SECTION27 presentation at South African National Council for the Blind Biennial...


Shocking judgement in CHW trial

The 94 community healthcare workers (Bophelo House 94) arrested during a...


Civil society and faith-based organisations lay down the gauntlet in fight against corruption

At a media briefing in Johannesburg civil society organisations came together...


Treatment Action Campaign and Sonke Gender Justice admitted to historic class action

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) and Sonke Gender Justice welcome the ruling...


Historic ruling set for 28 August 2015

The South Gauteng High Court will tomorrow, Friday 28 August 2015 at 9h30 in...


DON’T TRADE AWAY OUR HEALTH

DON’T TRADE AWAY OUR HEALTH – PHARMA ATTEMPTS TO UNDERMINE SOUTH AFRICAN...


“Hands Off Our PMBs”

24 July 2015 On 14 July 2015, the Minister of Health published an amendment to...


Do you have complaints about your private medical aid?

The Competition Commission’s Market Inquiry into South Africa’s Private...


Patient rights under the spotlight

MEDIA STATEMENT PATIENT GROUPS LAUNCH AMICUS CURIAE APPLICATION IN WESTERN CAPE...