private healthcare

Billions lost: Doctors, hospitals and medical aid members collude to commit fraud

Roxy de Villiers

The Special Investigating Unit says it is actively targeting fraudsters in the private healthcare sector.


Private healthcare market inquiry cost R196m – Patel

Lameez Omarjee

Public hearings took place in 2016, and the commission received written reports and feedback from 175 stakeholders


Estranged bedfellows: Why the private sector remains wary of universal healthcare

Joan van Dyk

Globally, one in four private healthcare groups surveyed won’t work with governments.


‘Most citizens are poor so private hospitals seem costly – they are not’

Ina Skosana

Association argues statistics skew the view of private hospital costs after international study questions facilities' affordability.


Private healthcare inquiry counts cost of medical aid

Lynley Donnelly  

Prescribed minimum benefits dominated the public hearings at the start of the Competition Commission's inquiry into the private healthcare market.