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Government growing anxious about implementing NHI, but not everyone is convinced

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Dr. Zweli Mkhize says Covid-19 has shown the importance of creating the NHI "legacy".  Photo: Daily Sun
Dr. Zweli Mkhize says Covid-19 has shown the importance of creating the NHI "legacy". Photo: Daily Sun

The global trend towards cleaning up public health systems coupled with pressure directed at the ruling party by the populace has again thrust the debate on National Health Insurance (NHI) to the forefront. But analysts are divided on whether this will finally accelerate the implementation of the scheme in South Africa.

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