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Sibasa Clinic toilets fixed as Vhembe cleaners remain unpaid

December 6, 2018
News  

LIMPOPO – After weeks of patients and staff having the use of only a single toilet at Sibasa clinic in Makwarela, outside Thohoyandou, an expose by Health-e News has prompted action by the Department of Health.

One toilet for patients and staff at Limpopo clinic

November 27, 2018
OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – With only a single working toilet shared by both male and female patients at Sibasa Clinic in Makwarela, outside Thohoyandou, security personnel at the clinic are concerned.

Limpopo doctors shot in robbery at hospital res

November 22, 2018
OurHealth  

The Limpopo Department of Health has confirmed that three of its medical doctors stationed at Letaba Hospital were shot during a robbery at the hospital’s residence on Thursday morning.

First cholera case recorded at a Limpopo clinic

November 13, 2018
News   OurHealth  

LIMPOPO-The Provincial Department of Health has urged people to be vigilant and practice proper hygiene and sanitation practices, after a cholera case was recorded in Alldays, in Blouburg as a migrant farm worker believed to be from Zimbabwe working and living in the area tested positive for cholera.

Villagers left without water after bad municipal investments

November 9, 2018
News  

LIMPOPO – Vhembe District Municipality, responsible for providing water services to the entire district, appears to have lost over R 300 million which was invested with the embattled VBS Mutual Bank.

Teen pregnancy and HIV infections plague Vhembe

October 19, 2018
OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – Newly released statistics from rural clinics outside of Thohoyandou show that children as young as nine are falling pregnant or acquiring HIV infections.

Patients’ files dumped in abandoned building

October 18, 2018
OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – Tons of boxes of patients’ files have been dumped in an old building which used to be the Nkhensani Hospital in Giyani.