Randgate clinic finally open after two year delay

23 May 2017 Despite signing a memorandum of understanding of (MOU) with Gauteng Health MEC, Gwen Ramokgopa – ensuring that “projects are delivered effectively, within set time frames and budgets and that government is transparent and answerable to the communities it serves”, Gauteng Infrastructure Development MEC, Jacob Mamabolo was less…

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34 Vacancies at Bara Psychiatric Unit

Chris Hani Bara

Bara Psychiatric Unit The Psychiatric Unit at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital has a severe staff shortage, with 34 posts vacant. This is revealed by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu in a written reply to my questions in the Gauteng Legislature. Nurse vacancies are highest – the unit is short…

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DA Welcomes Removal of Tembisa Hospital CEO

Daisy Pekane - CEO of Tembisa Hospital

Tembisa Hospital CEO Daisy Pekane I welcome the removal of Tembisa Hospital CEO Daisy Pekane from her post. This should have happened a long time ago as I have seen for myself how bad conditions are at this hospital. Poor management there has resulted in staff resignations and equipment failure.…

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84 Broken Ambulances in Gauteng

Gauteng ambulances

Emergency Ambulances 84 out of 667 emergency ambulances in Gauteng are currently not operational, and R88 million has been spent on repairing ambulances involved in accidents in the past three years. These figures are revealed in a written reply by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu to my questions in the…

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