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Collusion in private hospitals
Collusion in private hospitals
After five years of studying the private healthcare market, the Competition Commission this week released comprehensive findings that paint a bleak...
Consumers get the short end of the private healthcare stick, commission finds
Consumers get the short end of the private healthcare stick, commission finds
The Competition Commission has laid the blame for the rising cost of private healthcare at the feet of the national health department.
Discovery Foundation: Leadership, innovation and transformation of healthcare
Discovery Foundation: Leadership, innovation and transformation of healthcare
Discovery Foundation recipients, alumni and leaders in clinical medicine and education came together for the annual Discovery Foundation conference...
Hlokomela takes healthcare to women who need it most
Hlokomela takes healthcare to women who need it most
Hlokomela Women’s Clinic has provided 394 pap smears, 82 cervical cancer screening tests, three cryotherapy treatments and 447 breast ultrasounds...
Too much of a good thing: SA's epidemic of over-treatment is paying off for hospitals
Too much of a good thing: SA's epidemic of over-treatment is paying off for hospitals
What are your chances of ending up in a hospital? Higher than you’d think if you are a medical aid member in a large city — and the reason...
M&G dominates Discovery Health Journalism Awards
M&G dominates Discovery Health Journalism Awards
The Mail & Guardian’s environment reporter, Sipho Kings, was named the Discovery Health journalist of the year on Wednesday night. Kings...
Discovery profit declines 6% as claims and costs increase
Discovery profit declines 6% as claims and costs increase
Discovery Holdings, owner of South Africa’s largest medical-insurance administrator, said fiscal full-year profit fell 6% as claims...
Discovery sees biggest share price fall since 2009
Discovery sees biggest share price fall since 2009
Discovery, South Africa’s largest medical insurance provider, saw its share price fall further today than it has in more than four...
NHI: Behind the proposals
NHI: Behind the proposals
Mia Malan raises some of the most frequently asked questions about the intended national health insurance.
You get what you spend
You get what you spend
Loyalty cards have flooded the South African market but customers may need to exercise caution when agreeing to their terms and conditions.

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