Former KZN health HoD fails in court bid to be reinstated

2015-04-23 16:22

The Durban Labour Court has dismissed the former KwaZulu-Natal health department boss’s attempt to force KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu to employ her.

Dhlomo's use of helicopter valid - Madonsela

2015-03-31 05:00

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has dismissed charges against KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo, who was accused of commandeering an air ambulance to attend a funeral.

MEC must answer R61m tender questions - DA

2015-01-29 17:52

The DA has urged KwaZulu-Natal's health MEC to answer questions about a tender that will see the department fork out as much as R61m for two mobile clinics.

500 000 successful circumcisions in KZN

2015-01-14 20:23

Over half a million traditional circumcisions have been performed in KwaZulu-Natal the last five years without any deaths or amputations, Health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo says.

Fire KZN health HOD, demands Nehawu

2014-12-04 18:33

Nehawu has threatened to bring KwaZulu-Natal's health department to a standstill unless the department's head is fired.

DA calls for resignations of MECs

2014-08-14 19:19

The DA has called for the resignation of the KwaZulu-Natal's health and transport MECs

Drastic move to avoid pregnancy scandal

2014-07-29 14:38

The KwaZulu-Natal health department will be injecting 12 female university students with contraceptives to stop them from falling pregnant as they leave for India on full bursaries.

KZN forensic pathology workers on strike

2014-04-09 21:39

Employees of the forensic pathology services in KwaZulu-Natal have been on an illegal strike since the start of the week.

KZN maternal death rate 'concerning'

2014-01-01 13:04

The maternal and child mortality rate in KwaZulu-Natal is cause for concern, the province's health MEC says.

KZN health faces R990m in legal claims

2013-11-18 23:08

The DA says the KwaZulu-Natal health department faces legal claims relating to medical negligence of at least R990m.


New KZN health CFO illegally appointed

2015-04-02 14:17

KwaZulu-Natal's health MEC says that the department's new chief financial officer should never have been appointed.

'Uncaring' staff must move aside - Dhlomo

2015-03-06 19:15

Hospital staff unable to show compassion to patients at KwaZulu-Natal's provincial hospitals and clinics should leave and allow others to do the work, Health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo says.

Patient dies after being assaulted in hospital

2015-01-24 06:00

A patient has been killed in a ward at Durban's Addington Hospital after being assaulted by another patient.

KZN health CFO has to wait for fate

2015-01-13 17:26

The chief financial officer of KwaZulu-Natal's health department will have to wait a bit longer to find out whether he gets to keep his job.

KZN hospital management removed

2014-10-01 21:05

The management of Hlabisa Hospital in KwaZulu-Natal has been removed and a probe into malpractice launched.

Birth control bombshell for KZN health dept

2014-07-30 08:39

KwaZulu-Natal's health department is battling a birth control bombshell after insisting women students chosen to study pharmacy in India be injected with contraceptives.

KZN pathology strike ends

2014-04-10 19:26

KwaZulu-Natal's pathology forensic workers aligned to the Public Allied Workers Union of SA on Thursday gave called off their strike.

MEC to the rescue of injured motorist

2014-01-12 19:24

A man seriously injured in an accident on Amajuba pass between Volksrust and Newcastle, received assistance from no other than KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Sibongiseni Dhlomo.

Top KZN health officials suspended

2013-11-26 16:51

Two of the KwaZulu-Natal health department's most senior officials, one of them the chief financial officer, have been suspended.

KZN dept's offer for McCord hospital too low

2013-09-21 08:09

The KwaZulu-Natal health department's offer to buy the 104-year old McCord Hospital in Durban was far too low, the board says.

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