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03 June 2011

Infrastructure must be in place for NHI

The planned NHI system could only work if sustainable solutions were found for developing the country's health infrastructure, the SA Municipal Workers Union said.

The planned National Health Insurance (NHI) system could only work if sustainable solutions were found for developing the country's health infrastructure, the SA Municipal Workers Union said.

Sema said Samwu and its medical scheme, Samwumed, were in full support of the NHI, a system that would focus on primary health care for all citizens.

 
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