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Health MEC blames treasury for Limpopo staff shortage

June 25, 2019

Limpopo’s MEC for Health has called the shortage of hospital personnel a crisis. Kgapane Hospital sometimes gets midwives from nearby clinics to fill in those gaps.

Urban-rural inequalities will hamper a successful NHI

April 10, 2019

Rural areas bear the brunt of healthcare worker shortages and this inequality needs to be solved, before any form of National Health Insurance (NHI) is possible.

World pays tribute to unsung Community Health Workers

April 5, 2019

Nicolyn Mohale (45) was called to a home in a Limpopo village to attend to an emergency in the middle of the night.

Gauteng Health urged to halt ongoing hospital strike

March 6, 2019

Conflict has been mounting at the Dr Yusuf Dadoo Hospital in Krugersdorp where an unprotected strike has been ongoing since Friday.

#GPBudget2019 – all the health highlights

March 6, 2019

After receiving a whopping R46.4-billion last year – the Gauteng Health Department will be receiving R50.8-billion this year.

Struggle continues for Gauteng health workers

March 15, 2018
News   OurHealth  

Community Healthcare Workers in Gauteng, despite having had long overdue back pay issues sorted out, say their struggles are not yet over.

Community Health Workers protest for better working conditions

November 12, 2016
News   OurHealth  

Community health care workers, unhappy about how they are treated by the Gauteng Department of Health, took to the streets on Tuesday and marched to the department’s offices to raise their concerns.