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22 July 2011

NHI needs strong primary health care

The National Health Insurance (NHI) would need a strong primary health care system to work effectively, a director in the national department of health, Khethisa Taole, said.

The National Health Insurance (NHI) would need a strong primary health care system for it to work effectively, a director in the national department of health, Khethisa Taole, said.

“We need to make sure we have adequate numbers of doctors, nurses to provide better care.”

Implementation of NHI will take time

 
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