The standard of treatment in South African private hospitals is by far rated best on the continent. But its cost has been a major concern to consumers, a concern that has necessitated an official enquiry. For consumers it is not only the high price that is a problem, but also the exclusion of some medical conditions.
Watch Yilungelo Lakho every Friday at 13:30 on SABC 1. Catch the programme again on Mondays at 12:00 on SABC 1.
Yilungelo Lakho an interactive live show, aims at informing and educating consumers on their rights. Every Friday we focus on a particular topic for the entire hour – kicking off with an insert which serves as a background/scene setter, after which our studio guests/experts or commentators analyse the issue. Telephone lines are open during the whole show for viewers to participate.
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