Public to pay the price for further delays in Health Market Inquiry

Johannesburg, 24 January 2018 – Users of private healthcare in South...


SECTION27 Submission on the Health Market Inquiry's Provisional Report

As an organisation that acts in the public interest, we are concerned about...


Make private health “more human”

FDoH: “some of these things don’t need regulation, they just need us to be...


Apply healthcare regulation locally

Brain Ruff, the founder of PPO Serve Integrated Clinical Consortia, a...


Nursing shortages dominate Council’s presentation to Health Market Inquiry panel

Acting Registrar Mrs T Manganye along with two representatives presented to the...


Smaller entrants struggle to compete in Private Healthcare Sector

On the second day of this round of hearings, the Panel heard from the Clinix...


Radiologists ask panel for help on pricing

The Health Market Inquiry panel has its work cut out to determine the true state...


Radiologists ask panel for help on pricing

The Health Market Inquiry panel has its work cut out to determine the true state...


Anguished mothers share frustrations with HMI panel

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


CMS delays prejudice patients, HMI panel discovers

The Acting Registrar, Dan Lechutjo led the CMS team in the oral submissions to...


HMI: Licencing, RWOPS and Quality take centre stage

In today’s session, the Panel sought to understand how the public and private...


HMI puts Discovery under microscope

On 3 March 2016, the Health Market Inquiry first heard from Kwanele...


Panel deepens probe into Healthcare

The Market Inquiry into the Private Healthcare Sector began its third week of...


Practitioners bemoan fee structures

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


Putting patients at the heart of private healthcare

SECTION27 has produced a patient handbook that details our experiences of 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...


Patient rights under the spotlight

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