South Africa: Initial universal healthcare cost at $17 bln

Submitted by pmassetti on Tue, 08/13/2019 - 14:52

| Africanews (0808/2019) South Africa published its draft National Health Insurance (NHI) bill on Thursday, with one senior official estimating universal healthcare for millions of poorer citizens would cost about 256 billion rand ($16.89 billion) to implement by 2022.

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