The Competition Commission’s Health market inquiry has revealing some distressing findings in the private healthcare sector.
The workers union, Nehawu wants Mpumalanga’s Health MEC and head of department ousted.
Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi says stakeholders in the health sector must anticipate major amendments to the medical schemes act and others.
Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa says continued staff shortages and a shortage of equipment at hospitals is due to insufficient funding to meet the demand for health care services in the province.
The Northern Cape Department of Health is pinning its hope on the Province’s Treasury for a budget to employ medical personnel.