Government and the mining industry have announced a plan to build an academic hospital in the Rustenburg Platinum belt.
Tobacco tax remains the most effective, least used, public health intervention in the efforts to curb the tobacco epidemic in South Africa and abroad, writes Savera Kalideen.
Gauteng Health MEC Bandile Masuku said close to 4900 people died from gunshots, stabbings and assault in Gauteng in the 2018/19 financial year.
Innovators in the health sector have called on government to inject more funding into research and development.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) says the Gauteng Health Department is owed R195 million by other government departments in patient fees