Monthly Archives: November 2013

Resourcing Rural Areas for the Right to Health

Resourcing Rural Areas for the Right to Health

Address by RHAP at the TAC Annual General Meeting. On the 18 of April 2013 Marije Versteeg from the Rural Health Advocacy Project gave a plenary presentation at the TAC AGM at Booysens Hotel. Rural areas continue to suffer from persistent inequities in health care. The most deprived districts in the country are all rural, yet the primary health ...
Vital services reach far too few

Vital services reach far too few

Published in the Mail and Guardian Rehabilitation plans for the thousands of people with disabilities must be included in the NHI. By Kate Sherry  There’s a reason nobody makes television series’ about rehabilitation therapists: apart from the fact that we are mostly women, so there’s a lot less drama in the linen room, we don ...
Response from the Mpumalanga Department of Health HOD

Response from the Mpumalanga Department of Health HOD

An update on the events following the open letter issued by RHAP, SECTION27, RuDASA and TAC to MP DoH on 26 August 2013 to Mr RM Mnisi, the Mpumalang Department of Health HOD regarding the “On-going Reports of Harassment, Unfair labour Practice and Poor Leadership, High Staff Turn-Over at Tintswalo Hospital since 2010 and No Improvement”.  In t ...