Minister Motsoaledi Speaks On Scrapping The Medical Schemes Tax Credit

Over much of last week, Dr Paula Armstrong of competition and economics consultancy Econex was interviewed extensively in the media after publishing a paper that examined what effect the proposed scrapping of tax credits on scheme premiums would have on medical scheme members. Her conclusion was that 1.9 million could find the scrapping made their […]

The Value of Standardised Quality Healthcare Data

By Terri Chowles, 7 September 2017, Chair of PHIN, Andrew Vallance-Owen, talks about the importance of collecting and publishing quality standardised data to improve patient outcomes. In the lead up to the Hospital Association of South Africa (HASA) 2017 Conference taking place in Cape Town from the 25-27 September, Chair of the Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN), former Chief […]