The South African Family Practice (SAFP) journal is the official journal of the South African Academy of Family Physicians (SAAFP), and is aimed at all SAAFP members (including family physicians, registrars, associate members, students), working within primary care (both private and public health sectors, as well as urban and rural practice settings) within South Africa and the wider region.. View our Editorial Team.

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Editorial: Ushering in a new year and reaching out to the next generation of family doctors  
Klaus B. von Pressentin
13 February 2020


National Health Insurance unpacked: Part 1  
Bob Mash
13 February 2020

Original Research

Trends in practice intentions and preferences of clinical associate students: Implications for training and health services in South Africa  
Saiendhra V. Moodley, Jacqueline E. Wolvaardt, Jakobus M. Louw, Jannie Hugo
06 February 2020

Original Research

Usage of smart devices amongst medical practitioners in Universitas Academic Hospital  
Yeyang Xu, Zoë Francis, Khayam Saleem, Siphamandla Sambujana, Keitumetse Molise, Boitumelo Molise, Nicholas Pearce, Gina Joubert
04 February 2020

Review Articles

A framework to benchmark the quality of clinical assessment in a South African undergraduate medical programme  
Hanneke Brits, Johan Bezuidenhout, Lynette J. van der Merwe
04 February 2020