Medical negligence claims against provincial Health Departments has increased by about 25% per year between 2011 and 2016.
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Tech startup, A2D24, in collaboration with the Gauteng Department of Health (GDoH) is hosting a health hackathon for high school learners in Soweto.
Gauteng Health MEC, Qedani Mahlangu, discussed the department’s progress and future plans to modernise health services in the province.
The GDoH has awarded a R87 million three year tender to SmartPurse Solutions to manage the payment of about 9,000 community health workers.
Following the implementation of the Lean approach in four Gauteng hospitals, there have been drastic reductions in patient waiting times.
Gauteng Premier David Makhura has appointed Dr Barney Selebano as the new Head of the Gauteng GDoH.
Gauteng hospitals have reported stock outs of essential medicines in recent weeks, including amphotericin B, a life-saving drug for people with AIDS.
The GDoH has issued an eHealth tender for medical record document scanning, indexing and conversion to electronic format for all hospitals in the province.
Head of the Gauteng Department of Health, Dr Hugh Gosnell, has resigned with immediate effect after only a year in office.
The Gauteng DoH is determined to turn around its public health institutions and stabilise its finances by refocusing expenditure on new priorities.