Kudos to Bronwyn Nortje for asking some very relevant questions about the sudden retraction of the Low Cost Benefit Option framework. I agree that the timing of the retraction seems a bit suspicious. On the other hand I also believe that the retracted framework had some deep flaws and that the process was more than just… Continue reading What’s going on?
So the C4MS has published their annual report 2011- 2012 yesterday and has embarked on a full-on media campaign.
<sarcasm> C4MS Circular 28 of 2012 tells schemes that our beloved regulator has, in its infinite wisdom, extended the period for schemes to comment on the medical scheme solvency framework. As befits a gracious leader it only reminds schemes that they were given plenty of notice (in Circular 12 as well as Circular 17) and… Continue reading Effective communication
Last week the Board of Healthcare Blunders announced to the world that it is going to be more aggressive in representing its members. Having in the past compared the organisation to a jellyfish all I can say is that this is long overdue. If it does actually happen then my advice to the BHF is:… Continue reading Broken