Bara Hospital Without A CEO For Nine Months

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital The Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital has been without a permanent Chief Executive Officer since January this year, but Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu says that the hospital is “run extremely well” by an acting CEO. Mahlangu said this yesterday in an oral reply to my questions…

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Bara CEO Moved 10 Months Before End Of Contract

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

Dr Sandile Mfenyana Dr Sandile Mfenyana, the former CEO of the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, was moved to the Gauteng Health Department head office ten months before his contract expired despite his performance being assessed as satisfactory. This information was disclosed by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu in a written…

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Nine Generator Failures In Top Gauteng Hospitals

Bara Hospital Emergency Generator Fails

Generator Failures There have been nine generator failures at the Chris Hani Baragwanath and Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg hospitals in the last three years. This is revealed by Gauteng Health NEC Qedani Mahlangu in a written reply to my questions in the Gauteng Legislature. Bara hospital was hit by 6 generator…

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4000 Patients Diverted From Bara Hospital Every Month

Chris Hani Bara

Bara Casualty Unit About 4000 medical casualty patients are diverted every month from the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital because of a change of plan with regard to the renovation of the casualty unit. This is revealed in a written reply to my questions by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu. In…

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Medical Casualty Still Closed At Baragwaneth Hospital

Chris Hani Bara

Bara Medical Casualty Unit The medical casualty unit at the Chris Hani Baragwaneth Hospital is still closed despite promises last year that it would be reopened this year once renovations for a new casualty section were completed in December. I visited the hospital last week on Friday and found that…

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