A simple practice that benefits all newborns is also bringing down mortality rates.
Records show that Musina hospital boss Allick Dube was suspended for negligence in Tennessee
GPs with their own practices are interested in working for the NHI scheme – with caveats.
In the first of a two-part series about the NHI, Mia Malan reports on state plans to change the rigid reimbursement formula for private doctors.
For doctors like South African Venessa Naidoo, working in war-torn Syria means providing life-saving treatment to the needy is a daily struggle.
Students are abusing schedule six pills ahead of exams – with the help of their doctors.
The Mail & Guardian asked readers what they think of doctors' tariffs in a survey on M&G Online.
Mia Malan speaks to the health minister and others in the healthcare sector about the guideline tariffs.
Mia Malan speaks to the health minister and others in the healthcare sector about the guideline tariffs
Health professionals are finding the state's planned guidelines for fees a bitter pill to swallow.
The health department has launched a human resource plan to deal with the public sector's severe lack of doctors and nurses.
The shortage of doctors will be the topic of Bonitas House Call on August 13 at 9am on SABC2.
About 200 doctors converged on the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Wednesday in protest against poor security at hospitals.
Popcru is disgusted by the killing of a doctor at the Middleburg Hospital in Mpumalanga, a spokesperson has said.
Zimbabwe's state doctors have gone on strike to press for an increase in wages and allowances, a health workers' union said on Wednesday.
John Robbie rarely says anything I want to write home about on his morning shows, which I listen to religiously.
KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) doctors on Thursday called off a strike that saw close to 300 doctors fired.
Congress of South African Trade Unions president Sdumo Dlamini called on KwaZulu-Natal's striking doctors to go back to work on Friday.
The government signed a revised pay offer for public-sector doctors on Tuesday in the hope of ending weeks of picketing and strikes.
KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) doctors on Monday defied a court order that compels them to go back to work.