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Mediclinic News : GLOBAL VIEW OF NHI CAUSE FOR OPTIMISM IN SA: BARRY CHILDS

Title

GLOBAL VIEW OF NHI CAUSE FOR OPTIMISM IN SA: BARRY CHILDS

Date

2019-09-01

Link

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/global-view-of-nhi-cause-for-optimism-in-sa-barry-childs/

News Description

MED BRIEF AFRICA South Africans are often too introspective and forget to examine how the rest of the world has implemented widely-differing models of universal healthcare, Barry Childs, a nationally-respected healthcare actuary says. Contrary to popular local belief, a global map of the percentage of the population covered by universal healthcare shows South Africa to be in the high 90%, comparing favourably to most of the developed world. The only other country that shines equally in Sub-Saharan Africa is Ghana, he revealed at the recent HASA 2019 Conference.
Created at 2019/09/20 01:46 PM by Mediclinic
Last modified at 2019/09/20 01:46 PM by Mediclinic