The public has until 21 September to comment on National Health Insurance’s system’s two bills, the Medical Aid Schemes Bill and the National Healthcare Insurance Bill (NHI).
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has noted and welcomed the Health Ombudsman’s recommendation to appoint an administrator to take over mental health care in the Eastern Cape, to avoid any re-occurrence of the Life Esidimeni scandal.
A new method of treating XDR TB patients was launched at Campbell in the Northern Cape
South Africa will soon start using a less toxic and more effective drug for treatment of Multi-Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis.
Security guards at the Cecilia Makiwane Hospital in Mdantsane in the Eastern Cape have downed tools, citing poor working conditions and low wages.