Bara Hospital Without A CEO For More Than A Year

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

The Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital has operated without a permanent Chief Executive Office (CEO) since January last year, but an appointment process is in place for a new CEO. This is revealed by Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa in a written reply to my questions in the Gauteng Legislature. According…

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No Spectacles At South Rand Hospital

South Rand Hospital

Department’s Ineptitude Causes Suffering to Patients Patients with sight problems at the South Rand Hospital in south Johannesburg have been unable to get spectacles since January last year because there is no agreement between the hospital and the service provider. This is according to a written reply by Gauteng Health…

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NGO Threatens Brother Of Deceased Patient

Shammah House NGO I am appalled that the Shammah House NGO has threatened the brother of a deceased mental health patient who was sent there from Life Esidimeni last year. Mr Mike Thlolwe (60) died at Shammah House in Cullinan on 12 February this year shortly before an ambulance was…

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