Article

The perceptions of general practitioners on National Health Insurance in Chris Hani district, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Published in: South African Family Practice
Volume 61, issue 3, 2019 , pages: 102–108
DOI: 10.1080/20786190.2019.1596665
Author(s): Mthetheleli Mbongeni GaqavuDivision of Family Medicine and Primary Care, South Africa, Robert MashDivision of Family Medicine and Primary Care, South Africa

Abstract

Background: National Health Insurance (NHI) intends to provide universal health coverage to all South Africans, with equity and quality as its tenets. The participation of private general practitioners (GPs) in NHI is essential. The aim was to explore perceptions of GPs on NHI in Chris Hani district, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

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