An innovative patient-centred mHealth App, called Pulse, has been selected as the winning health solution at the iHI health hackathon.
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On 18 August 2015 the Western Cape Minister of Health, Dr Nomafrench Mbombo, officially opened the new Du Noon Community Health Centre (CHC).
The Western Cape DoH will host the third provincial PPHF of the year to discuss financial interrelationships between the private and public sectors.
According to a special report compiled by GroundUp, the reason for the current stockouts crisis has to do with failures within the state system.
Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital has made upgrades to its Novalis Tx radio-oncology equipment, allowing for faster and more accurate treatment of tumours.
The Health Foundation was one finalist who pitched their project to a panel of donors during the Inyathelo’s Donor Dragons’ Den competition in Cape Town.
The SMS-Adherence Support Trial (StAR) mHealth initiative is successfully helping patients living with hypertension manage their disease.
The second Western Cape Public Private Health Forum of the year brought together a record number of attendees to discuss health innovation.
The Oncology Centre in Peter Mokaba Ridge Road, Durban, is being equipped with an Elekta VERSA HD Linear Accelerator, the first of its kind in Africa.
During the 2015/16 provincial health budget speech WC Minister of Health, Nomafrench Mbombo, discussed funding for health technology and goals for the year.
The radiation oncology division at Tygerberg Hospital has been equipped with Elekta’s specialist oncology radiotherapy and radiosurgery equipment.