HASA notes with concern that the OECD-WHO study that claims private hospital costs in South Africa are expensive continues to be presented publicly as fact.
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The NDoH has launched the Metropolitan Health TB app to encourage all healthcare providers to increase screening, testing, diagnosis and treatment of TB.
Assistant Scientist at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Dr Amnesty LeFevre, talks about the importance of mHealth monitoring and evaluation.
HealthMan Consultancy believes the Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, should be held accountable for continually misrepresenting healthcare figures.
Bloomberg Philanthropies will provide technical assistance and funding to help nations gather accurate data about the health of their citizens.
Dr Musaed Abrahams weighs in on the new WHO ‘Test and Treat’ guidelines & the importance of ARV adherence, and how technology can support patients & nurses.
A team from Cornell Tech are developing an mHealth app to help health workers in Lesotho keep track of samples being delivered by Riders for Health.
Professor Abel Pienaar explains why South Africa needs to address the skills shortage and the resulting casualisation of nurses.
IBM's World Community Grid and scientists are launching an international study to identify drug candidates to cure Zika.
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.
Gauteng-based medical refrigeration company, Zero Medical, has developed vaccine refrigerators that can operate without electricity for up to 17 days.