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Tembisa hospice faces shutdown

May 10, 2019

Arebaokeng hospice in Tembisa has been providing palliative care for the terminally ill and their families for almost 20 years after founder, executive director and registered nurse (RN) Florah Modiba saw the need in her community.

Managing pain – not death

August 6, 2018

Hospices are associated with dying, but many simply help people to cope with the pain or the psychosocial problems they are experiencing rather than preparing them to die. Health-e’s AMY GREEN reports.

Hospice ‘scammers’ take public for a ride

July 27, 2018

A group, posing as representatives from the South African Hospice, are currently going door-to-door in Johannesburg scamming people out of their money.