Procurement and audit outcomes in the South African Health Sector
The overall purpose of the report is to provide an overview of the regulatory and institutional arrangements pertaining to the procurement of health services in South Africa with a particular focus on rural health and to make recommendations on potential reforms.
The Nursing Community Service Programme: The Answer to Rural Health System Challenges?
In this report we propose that the mandatory nature of the programme provides a mobile workforce that can be strategically placed to address staffing shortages and health needs in rural areas.
FULL REPORT: Protecting Rural Healthcare in times of economic crisis
This paper explores different strategies for consideration to ensure that rural health is protected during austerity in a fiscally responsible manner
The state of TB in South Africa
More than 750 days have passed since this announcement and South Africa remains in a State of Disaster. Collectively in this time the country has seen more than 3.6 million COVID-19 cases and 100 000 deaths during four transmission peaks of the virus.
Protecting rural healthcare in times of economic crisis. There is another way
The proposals included in the NHI Bill mark an important step in the transformation of the health system but come at a time when the health system is under significant strain.
How rural is considered in relation to the National Health Insurance process in SA
From Green Paper to Final Policy: Has there been a change in how rural is considered in relation to the National Health Insurance process in South Africa