The ruling party says it’s time to get serious about funding and rolling out South Africa's universal access to healthcare plan.
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The industry body says the dwindling number of medical aid members means the government must act.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has not yet revealed how the government will fund its National Insurance scheme.