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READ: Aaron Motsoaledi’s speech on major changes to medical aids

The health minister has presented the Medical Schemes Amendment and National Health Insurance Bills

Your medical aid is going to change. Read Aaron Motsoaledi’s #NHI speech

New legislation will abolish co-payments and may look to go after medical aid scheme reserves.

Watch live: Motsoaledi presents the National Health Insurance Bill

The health minister unveils the National Health Insurance Bill at a press conference in Pretoria.

Rands and sense: Why the National Health Insurance may lead to better health budgets

As it stands, the policy may be woolly and imprecise but its promise is too bold to ignore.

#Budget2018: Cuts to medical aid tax credits begin

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba didn’t cut state subsidies for private medical aid members outright but your pocket may still feel the pinch

ANC looks to axe medical aid tax credits, expand National Health Insurance

The ruling party says it’s time to get serious about funding and rolling out South Africa's universal access to healthcare plan.

What free education could cost us

Saturday’s surprise announcement could be the latest blow to the country’s bid for better healthcare.

No money = no free fees, no health aid

The Davis tax committee’s reports make it clear that neither free higher education for all nor the NHI can be fully funded by the state

Will you lose your medical aid tax credits in 2018?

But if we want everyone to get quality care, something will have to give and it may not be your money, warn experts.

How your medical bills may change under the National Health Insurance

Many private hospitals will be opening their doors to more patients but does that mean you’ll be stuck at the back of the queue?

KZN cancer patients sent home with panados as treatment waiting lists grow

State cancer patients have nowhere to turn, even if their cancer is treatable.

Medical aids may know their fate by 2020 under the National Health Insurance

Government and medical aids may be uncomfortable but necessary bedfellows.

Syndicates and devious health professionals may target National Health Insurance

Criminal networks are targeting your medical aid rands but could you be part of the problem too?

[WATCH] Will the National Health Insurance cost you more money?

Can SA afford the NHI? And will you be able to keep seeing your doctor? Our Laura Lopez Gonzalez answers these and other questions.

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