A self-service ATM-style machine that dispenses antiretroviral (ARV) medication was unveiled at the 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban.
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SA is preparing to host the 21st International AIDS Conference, which will be held from 18-22 July at the Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre.
Stats SA, together with SAMRC, has initiated the South Africa Demographic and Health Survey 2016 (SADHS 2016) on behalf of the NDoH.
The Health Minister says HIV patients will start antiretroviral therapy (ART) as soon as they are diagnosed, regardless of their of their CD4 cell count.
The HIVSA Anova Health Family Wellness Day aims to normalise HIV and HIV testing and counselling and encourage more South Africans to get tested.
A new mHealth app aimed specifically at pregnant teens will be linked to the Department of Health’s MomConnect platform.
UNAIDS and Orange are to collaborate on a new mHealth project to strengthen links between healthcare providers and people living with and affected by HIV.
Despite the SAPC approving HIV self-testing kits last year, the National Department of Health (NDoH) still needs to issue guidelines for the test.
The Gauteng DoH plans to implement an eHealth system to identify patients who falsely claim to be unemployed in order to avoid paying for health services.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has allocated R4.5 billion for the 11 National Health Insurance (NHI) pilot sites over the medium term.
The WHO has developed the WHO e-Pocketbook of Hospital Care for Children app based on the widely used WHO Pocket Book.