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Mediclinic News : NEHAWU PROMISES A PICKET AGAINST HIGH-COSTS OF PRIVATE HEALTHCARE

Title

NEHAWU PROMISES A PICKET AGAINST HIGH-COSTS OF PRIVATE HEALTHCARE

Date

2019-10-15

Link

https://www.thesouthafrican.com/news/nehawu-promises-picket-against-high-costs-of-private-healthcare/

News Description

THE SOUTH AFRICAN "We are determined that there is appropriate intervention." The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union (NEHAWU) has declared a picket outside the Netcare head offices in Johannesburg, against increasing costs in the private healthcare industry, on Friday, 18 October, which will serve as part of their campaign supporting the National Health Insurance Bill. Netcare, LifeHealthcare and Mediclinic account for 90% of the private hospital market The union has pledged to fight for the appropriate regulation of healthcare charges so that all citizens can afford quality healthcare, as South Africans are exhausted from being “exploited for profits”.
Created at 2019/10/21 08:45 AM by Mediclinic
Last modified at 2019/10/21 08:45 AM by Mediclinic