n South African Medical Journal - The self-destructing private sector is no less a blot on our health system than the crumbling public health system : editorial

Volume 102, Issue 10
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



The South African private health care sector is rightly well regarded for its quality of care, including centres of excellence and hotel-style creature comforts. Much is made of the foibles of the public health system, but private care is in no less an efficiency and sustainability crisis.

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