Helen Joseph Hospital

 

Hospital hell

Staff Reporter

Despite her fractured foot and injured back and ribs, Anna Myers was asked to stand so that her chair could be used by other patients.

DA decries nurse shortage at Helen Joseph's ICU

Staff Reporter

There is a personnel shortage of more than 50% at the intensive care unit (ICU) at the Helen Joseph Hospital, the Democratic Alliance (DA) said on Tuesday. "The Gauteng Health Department claims that the ICU 'works optimally', but I don't see how this can be the case with a 54% vacancy rate," said Bloom.