No funds to train 700 Gauteng nurses

2018-01-16 15:27

Poor planning and the ongoing health budget crisis will see 700 nurses unable to start their first year of nursing training, says DA Gauteng health spokesperson Jack Bloom.

Mother of dead psych patient planned to take care of son

2016-09-16 10:08

The mother of one of the 36 patients who died after being transferred from Life Healthcare Esidimeni to a rehabilitation centre, had planned to retire and take care of him herself.


Psychiatric deaths: State must ‘own up’

2016-09-18 06:00

One woman tells the story of her sister being moved from the Life Esidimeni hopital to an NGO in Cullinan, outside Pretoria.

Health minister wants probe of psychiatric patient deaths

2016-09-15 10:02

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has asked the health ombudsman to investigate the deaths of 36 psychiatric patients after they were transferred out of a government facility earlier this year.

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