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No time for emergencies

May 8, 2017
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SA’s grandmothers are breadwinners in their old age, and their inability to access decent healthcare quickly impacts on their children, grandchildren and their entire communities.

Too many patients, too little time

May 21, 2013

Depaliseng sub-district in Gert Sibande has five healthcare facilities: three community health clinics (CHC) and two clinics. The two nearest hospitals are in Standerton, 80km away and Heidelberg Hospital, in Gauteng, which is 30km away. The sub-district has a population...

Taking health to the people

South Africa’s health system is on the brink of a dramatic change, with the National Health Insurance White Paper expected to be considered by Cabinet this week.