Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Health.

National Health Insurance Bill on Track

The Presidency

The National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill will soon be ready for tabling in parliament.

The health minister, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, confirmed this during an address delivered on behalf of president Ramaphosa at the launch of the report on the Presidential Health Summit in Cape Town.

2019 SEP Adjustment for Medicines Announced

Department of Health

The single exit price (SEP) of medicines and scheduled substances for 2019 may be adjusted to a maximum of 3.78% of the SEP of medicines available as at 21 December 2018.

The health department announced the adjustment in Government Gazette 42183 in terms of the Medicines and Related Substances Act.

OHSC Draws Up Code of Conduct for Inspectors

Office of Health Standards Compliance

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) has published a Code of Conduct for Inspectors.

The Code of Conduct, published in Government Gazette 42162, was drawn up in terms of the Procedural Regulations Pertaining to the Functioning of the Office of Health Standards Compliance and Handling of Complaints by the Ombud.

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