Is the NHI Bill good or bad for your health?
The Mandela Institute of the School of Law, University of the Witwatersrand hosted a panel discussion on
11 September 2019 where experts shed some light on the debate over the recently published National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill.
The panelists were :
Dr Nicholas Crisp, Consultant in Minister of Health Office, responsible for establishing the NHI Fund Office
Neil Kirby Director, Werksmans Attorneys and head of its Health Care Practice
Adila Hassim Advocate, Johannesburg Bar and co-founder of Section 27
Prof Karen Hofman, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand
The discussions were chaired by :
Prof Imraan Valodia Dean of the Faculty of Commerce, Law and Management, Wits
Recording of the live stream panel discussion on You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7Hq0BE5acQ&t=2869s
Wits University News Article on the panel discussion: http://www.wits.ac.za/news/latest-news/general-news/2019/2019-09/is-the-nhi-bill-good-or-bad-for-your-health.html