Monthly Archives: July 2014

Rural health conference sponsorships available for rural doctors

RHAP has made available three sponsorships for rural doctors to attend the annual Rural Health Conference in Worcester, WC, from 21 to 24 September. The sponsorship is available for those who want to learn more about RuDASA and explore a potential leadership now or in future. The type of leadership role can take many forms depending on one̵ ...
RHAP’s Daygan Eagar: M&G Top 200 Young South African

RHAP’s Daygan Eagar: M&G Top 200 Young South African

RHAP celebrates Daygan Eagar’s achievement as one of the Top 200 Young South Africans in the Mail and Guardian’s 2014 Edition, published on the 25 of July 2014. A much deserved acknowledgement of Daygan’s pioneering work in rural health advocacy, particularly in the field of health financing. Read his profile here: http://ysa2 ...

Certificate of Need: Too much stick, not enough carrot

In this opinion piece published in the Mail and Guardian on 25 July 2014 Daygan Eagar argues that the state’s proposed certificate of need will not address inequities in rural healthcare. During a recent consultation with the national department of health on the much-maligned promulgation of the section of the National Health Act that requires ...