The impact of South Africa's new constitution on the organization of health services in the post-apartheid era.

  • Yogan Pillay
  • Published 2001 in Journal of health politics, policy and law


This essay evaluates the transformation of the health care system in South Africa in the five years following the end of apartheid. This period has witnessed dramatic and wide-ranging changes in the roles of the central and provincial governments as well as many of the same problems related to decentralization as have been seen elsewhere in the world. The… (More)