Here are some of the articles Med Brief Africa readers found the most interesting in the past week…

NHI, as proposed, would effectively ‘wipe out’ independent general practice

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/gps-role-fundamental-to-constitutional-health-mandate-national-health-goals/

Overcrowding blamed for klebsiella deaths at Tembisa Hospital

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/overcrowding-blamed-for-klebsiella-deaths-at-tembisa-hospital/

Life Healthcare CEO steps down

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/life-healthcare-ceo-steps-down/

CMS to brief stakeholders on scrapping of low-cost benefit options as criticism mounts

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/cms-to-brief-stakeholders-on-scrapping-of-low-cost-benefit-options-as-criticism-mounts/

Suzman Foundation releases comprehensive four-part critique on NHI Bill

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/suzman-foundation-releases-comprehensive-four-part-critique-on-nhi-bill/

Challenge of funding cancer treatment

https://medbriefafrica.co.za/challenge-of-funding-cancer-treatment/