Monthly Archives: February 2013

Rural healthcare is crying out for a good plan and a real budget.

Published in the Mail & Guardian in response to the State of the Nation Address: “Madwaleni is one of those rural hospitals that has managed to attract and retain health professionals. Currently the hospital has 10 doctors with pharmacy, radiology, nutrition and rehabilitation health professionals as well,” said the 2009 report ...

Open letter: RuDASA and RHAP support the Positive Practice Environment campaign

The Rural Doctors Association of Southern Africa (RuDASA) and the Rural Health Advocacy Project (RHAP) commend DENOSA and SAMA for initiating the Positive Practice Environment Campaign.Rural health care workers are often faced with minimal resources to provide a health care service to communities in the poorest districts of the country, which a ...