Parliament, Thursday, 21 November 2019 – The Portfolio Committee on Health will tomorrow commence with its public hearings on the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill in KwaZulu-Natal in Jozini.
The hearings in Jozini will now start at 13:00. The NHI is the financing system that will ensure all South African citizens and legal long-term residents are provided with essential healthcare, regardless of their employment status and ability to make a direct monetary contribution to the NHI Fund.
Members of the public and interested organisations are invited to make oral submissions at the public hearings.
Details of the public hearings tomorrow:
Jozini Local Municipality
Date: 22 November 2019
Venue: Makhonyeni Hall Ward 5
Time: 13:00 – 18:00
ISSUED BY THE PARLIAMENTARY COMMUNICATION SERVICES ON BEHALF OF THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE PORTFOLIO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH, DR SIBONGISENI DHLOMO.
For media enquiries or interviews, please contact the Committee’s Media Officer:
Name: Rajaa Azzakani (Ms)
Tel: 021 403 8437
Cell: 081 703 9542