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Ex addicts use drama to beat nyaope habit

June 27, 2017
News   OurHealth  

TSHWANE – A group of four ex-addicts, who used to be nyaope users in Tshwane’s Hammanskraal area, started a drama group as part their healing journey.

Tshwane water plant upgrade underway

May 27, 2016
OurHealth   Water & Sanitation  

Upgrades to the Magalies Water Purification Plant near Hammanskraal are expected to bring relief to water insecure communities not only in Gauteng but in the North West’s Moretele Local Municipality.

Equipment deliveries delay Soshanguve clinic opening

March 23, 2016
Health Management   OurHealth  

Missing furniture is being blamed for delaying the opening of Soshanguve’s new Block JJ Clinic, which was slated to re-open last year.

Patients wait outside Tlamelong Clinic

Mabopane patients stand long waits as clinic expansion stalls

February 25, 2016
Health Management   OurHealth  

Dozens of Tshwane patients face a long, hot wait daily for services at Mabopane’s Tlamelong Clinic as the facility runs short of space and chairs.

Department of Health denies allegations of hospital overcrowding

February 12, 2016
Health Management   OurHealth  

After Dr George Mukhari Hospital casualty patients complain of long waiting times, the Gauteng Department of Health has denied the hospital’s emergency section is overcrowded.

Outbreak team dispatched to typhoid patients’ homes

February 6, 2016
Environmental Health   OurHealth  

The Gauteng Department of Health has dispatched environmental health officers to the homes of recent typhoid patients to screen family and neighbours for possible new cases of the bacterial infection.

Jubilee District Hospital celebrates 60 years

January 12, 2016
Health Management   OurHealth  

Gauteng’s Jubilee District Hospital recently marked six decades of community service north of Pretoria.