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IMPROVED FUNDING FOR SA HOSPICES CRUCIAL TO THE STABILITY OF LOCAL HEALTHCARE SYSTEM

A recent report by the Hospice Palliative Care Association of South Africa revealed that funding for South African hospices has decreased dramatically in 2013, following a withdrawal of US funding. Hospices provide an invaluable support service to the overburdened healthcare system of South Africa and as a result, it’s imperative that hospices are not only […]

INTERVENTION NEEDED TO CURE THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY OF LOSING VITAL STAFF

Nurses are a vital part of a robust healthcare framework and South Africa has a dire need to address the critical shortage of qualified nurses in the private and public sector. This relies on improved investment into nurses training colleges and addressing the negative perceptions around the remuneration of South African nurses. This is according […]