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Gauteng Health says CA’s court application not ‘factually correct’

According to the Gauteng Health Department it has taken all necessary steps to address the backlog of cancer patients awaiting radiation therapy, reported Business Day (23 July 2024). This follows legal action by the Cancer Alliance, representing 30 cancer organisations, against the department to expedite the provision of radiation therapy to patients in Gauteng.

SA to roll out CAB-LA injection 

“By the end of this year, 867 government health facilities in SA will start offering the two-monthly HIV prevention injection, CAB-LA, using 96,000 doses donated by the US government,” reported Bhekisisa (23 July 2024).

BUSA welcomes Ramaphosa’s stance on NHI Act

Cyril Ramaphosa’s pledge “to resolve differences” and “bring stakeholders together” during his address at the opening of Parliament. - News24 (20 July 2024) He said BUSA believes a collaborative approach is crucial in advancing the nation’s healthcare objectives and the collective vision for universal health coverage.

OPINION President’s legacy hangs in the balance as healthcare reforms loom

“Within the next five years, ‘everyone in SA will have equal access to equitable, accessible, and affordable high-quality healthcare’,” promised President Cyril Ramaphosa in his Parliament speech.” - Opinion, Sunday Times (18 July 2024) Regarding NHI he said that stakeholders should get together and “resolve differences and clarify misunderstandings”. “Despite the hopeful tone of his speech, there remains a sense of scepticism. His eloquent words, though persuasive, have yet to be matched by tangible actions.”


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