Bonitas claims price war victory over Life Healthcare

Bonitas, South Africa’s third largest medical scheme, is claiming victory in what it believes is the beginning of a competition and price war with private hospitals, notes Rapport. The newspaper reported that Bonitas announced the exclusion of 14 large Life Healthcarehospitals for its 750,000 insured lives and warned they may do the same with other major groups. Bonitas spends R360m annually at the 14 …