Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
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.
Doc-U-Mentally is an eye-opening look at the grueling working hours of South Africa's junior doctors, writes Grethe Kemp.
Embattled hospitals across the Eastern Cape – where health services have been shoddy and patients have been protesting – will be receiving a welcome boost.
Anthea Jeffery says the proponents of the NHI are silent about the size of the bureaucracy required, how much it will cost and how inefficient it might be.
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?
Discovery Health has revealed its annual hospital survey, which gave some measure of South Africa's best hospitals.
We do from time to time hear about babies stolen from maternity wards. So we asked you what you thought about the security in the South African hospitals where you gave birth.
Mediclinic International has reported a 16% increase in normalised revenue to R19 565m in its results for the six months to end-September.
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