Long ago (I don’t remember when) in the land of private healthcare funding there was a tribe called Medshield. The tribe was ruled over by a council of old men (and one token woman).
I have this new problem where I have gone from having no ideas to having too much material for the blog. For example there is the C4MS’s Circular 4 of 2013 which offers many (oh so many) opportunities to mock the competence of the people who prepared it, as is the case every year when… Continue reading Dirty little secret
It has been a good few weeks for the C4MS. In the past week we learned that: The provisional curatorship of Sizwe Medical was confirmed by the court. An application by the Chairperson of the Liberty Medical Scheme to stop the C4MS taking steps against him failed. The provisional curatorship of Medshield was confirmed.
Bursar couldn’t sleep on Monday night so he sat up and wrote about the angry letter that SAMA sent to the editor of the Business Report. In the cold light of day it didn’t read well and was in fact not salvageable at all so Bursar scrapped it. (OK I will stop with the illeism.)… Continue reading Roundup (insomnia edition)
And so we have had the second curatorship in as many months. Today we have news that Medshield has been placed under curatorship. This must be a blow to Medscheme, who is rumoured to have been working very hard to get the self-administered scheme back under its roof… (I am blogging from an undisclosed location… Continue reading Unshielded