Poor management at Bara hospital left doctors with no choice but to operate on a patient using only the light from cellphones and iPads, says Sama.
Bhekisisa looks back at, and follows up on, some of the most popular and impactful stories of 2013.
Amy Green speaks about the doctors from Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital who turned to the M&G in a desperate bid to improve their working conditions.
Eight staff members at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto speak out in a desperate bid to improve conditions at the facility.
Prevenar and Rotarix have emptied paediatric wards but the coverage is still too low.
Students are abusing schedule six pills ahead of exams – with the help of their doctors.
An artist's march from Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital to the Union Buildings has drawn attention to the perilous state of public health in South Africa.
The Chris Hani Baragwanath Nursing College has been closed indefinitely because of student protests, the Gauteng department of health said.
The Chris Hani Baragwanath, Charlotte Maxeke and Helen Joseph hospitals have banned night visits to patients as hospital staff fear for their safety.
A man who allegedly stabbed an intern and patients at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto at the weekend suffered from a mental disorder.
Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital is to receive a R150-million upgrade that will improve services -- and halve the number of beds available.
The Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital has contested the findings of a Mail & Guardian investigation into the state of its mortuary.
A mortuary administrator at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital has been dismissed after a Mail & Guardian investigation.
Bodies are piling up in the mortuary at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital owing to a backlog in paupers' burials.
A backlog in paupers' burials has left bodies piling up at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital mortuary, with some left untended for months.
Furious over being sidelined at Chris Hani Baragwanath hospital, health worker unions are demanding action against the Soweto hospital's management.
TB and HIV-infected patients who can't pay for high-end medical insurance but can afford GP visits opt for state care, which offers better treatment.
Health Minister Aaron Motshoaledi should hire efficient managers to avoid a repeat of some Gauteng doctors not being paid, Sama said on Wednesday.
Power supply to Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital was restored late on Wednesday night after the hospital had been without electricity for two days.