The SMS-Adherence Support Trial (StAR) mHealth initiative is successfully helping patients living with hypertension manage their disease.
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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.
The first WC DoH Public Private Forum of the year took place to highlight the latest PPP healthcare innovations both underway and on the horizon.
Minister Nomofrench Mbombo's strategy as the new WC Minister of Health involves going “back to basics” by promoting healthy lifestyles among communities.
Dr Peter Raubenheimer talks about how a local eHealth innovation is improving patient care and why clinicians are key to eHealth success.
Nomafrench Mbombo has officially been appointed by the Western Cape provincial cabinet as the new Provincial Minister of Health.
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has issued a measles outbreak alert to notify clinicians that they should be on high alert of symptoms.
Day two of the eStrategies event kicked off with a lively roundtable discussion focusing on the development and roll out of eHealth in South Africa.