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Report: South African Health Review

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The annual Health Systems Trust publication focuses heavily on changes in primary health care as part of the country’s move towards National Health Insurance and the revitalisation of primary health care.

HST logoThis year’s report begins with a review of health policy and legislation before moving to unpack facets of the country’s move towards National Health Insurance including the creation of District Clinical Specialists Teams as well as initiatives, like ideal clinic, that have accompanied the revitalisation of primary health care.

The report also includes chapters on eHealth, disability and rural rehabilitation as well as rural-proofing health budgets.

Download the report: South African Health Review 2014/2015

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