File: Media reports have suggested the country could face a massive shortage of healthcare practitioners.
JOHANNESBURG - Wednesday marks the International day commemorating Universal Health Coverage Day.
South Africa's National Health Insurance is in the spotlight.
Economic Health Consultant and CEO of Usizo Advisory Solutions, Dr Anuschka Coovadia, says the NHI is widely misunderstood.
She says it's a fundamental component of the country's economic and social transformation.