Tamar Kahn Health & Science Correspondent

Tamar Kahn has reported on health and science for Business Day since 2001. She has won awards for news, features and analysis published in Business Day and its sister publication, the Financial Mail, and was the recipient of a Rosalyn Carter fellowship for mental health reporting.

Tamar Kahn Health & Science Correspondent
Ramaphosa signs NHI Bill into law

However, for now, medical schemes will continue to provide cover for private healthcare services

Tamar Kahn Health & Science Correspondent
Ramaphosa to sign NHI Bill on Wednesday

Move sets the stage for a protracted fight with business, healthcare professionals and opposition parties

Tamar Kahn Health & Science Correspondent
Litigation threats fly as soon as MPs adopt NHI Bill

Healthcare industry disappointed that little of the fresh public input was taken into account in the latest version