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Amidst concerns over rising neonatal deaths in some health facilities in Gauteng, at least one hospital, Leratong Hospital, has a good story to tell.
"It should be noted that facilities have put systems in place to improve patient outcomes including active participation of patients in scheduling of operations by introducing an electronic communication system for bookings, reminders and cancellations," Gauteng Department of Health spokesperson Kwara Kekana said in a statement on Wednesday.
The Competition Tribunal prohibited a merger between Mediclinic Southern Africa and Matlosana Medical Health Services in the North West province, because it would result in higher tariffs for the two hospitals that will be acquired, an order from the Tribunal stated.
Discovery Health Medical Scheme (DHMS) released a new report that tracked member claims over the year to end-September last year.
Enter these buildings over Halloween if you dare.
These buildings once housed the sick and frail, and even now that they are gone, tales of patients haunting the hallways linger on. As do unexplained phenomena, captured on video.
Treasury MEC Rob Tooley is urging hospital managers in Limpopo to come on board and seek new methods to improve revenue collection in the province.
As unions claim their members won't stop protesting until demands are met, healthcare facilities in North West are on the verge of collapsing.
Afrox has been awarded the state healthcare contract to supply medical gases to government hospitals.
Hospitals in Europe are doubling up on less-protective masks or turning to unconventional materials as protective gear amid a shortage.
Don't yell out "nurse" or lie about your medical history, and don't talk to nurses like they are running a hotel.
The private healthcare group has released its earnings report for the year ended September 30.
Challenges nurses face include long shifts, having to use time-consuming technology, and a lack of respect other people in the healthcare industry.
In just one week, four hospitals in Limpopo were attacked by criminals who targeted doctors and nurses at staff residences.
Mediclinic Parkview Hospital, a brand new 182-bed in- and outpatient facility has opened in Dubai six months ahead of the original schedule.
Civil society organisations say that the cash-strapped province should rather save money and renovate the abandoned Kempton Park hospital.
Polokwane Provincial Hospital has problems ranging from expired medication, a shortage of consultation rooms, a poor filing system, broken laundry machines and expired food.
On Thursday, at Tshepong Hospital in North West, protesting NEHAWU members entered an operating theatre and demanded that everyone vacate the building.
Hospitals are meant to be places of recovery. But how tranquil are they really?
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