SIU investigation into Buthelezi EMS signals a move to greater accountability

SIU investigation into Buthelezi EMS signals a move to greater accountability

SECTION27 and the Treatment Action Campaign welcome the announcement of a Special Investigations Unit (SIU) probe into contracts that the Free State and North West health departments entered into with…

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HOSPITAL NIGHTMARE IN FREE STATE: TAC CALLS ON PRESIDENT TO INTERVENE

QWAQWA, 14th SEPTEMBER 2016: The Treatment Action Campaign and SECTION27 condemn reports of crisis emerging hourly from across hospitals in the Free State. We are receiving reports of entire hospitals being shut…

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Make private health “more human”

Make private health “more human”

Demand, the FDoH submitted is related to want which can be created whereas need is related to, amongst other things, burden of disease and availability of healthcare services. Demand for private healthcare is higher in Bloemfontein than anywhere else, with result that there is excess capacity in terms of beds. This happens at the same time as the need is high in poorer more rural areas, but the demand is lower because people are less able pay for private healthcare.

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TAC PRESS STATEMENT: POLICE ARREST OVER 100 COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS AND ACTIVISTS STAGING PEACEFUL NIGHT VIGIL OUTSIDE FREE STATE HEALTH MEC’S OFFICE

TAC PRESS STATEMENT: POLICE ARREST OVER 100 COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS AND ACTIVISTS STAGING PEACEFUL NIGHT VIGIL OUTSIDE FREE STATE HEALTH MEC’S OFFICE

Police arrest over 100 community health workers and activists staging peaceful night vigil outside Free State Health MECs office BLOEMFONTEIN, 10th July: Over 100 community healthcare workers and Treatment Action Campaign (TAC)…

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