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Department of Health slams striking doctors

The Department of Health says striking doctors owe the nation an explanation for their conduct.

Department of Health in unusual company

The Department of Health has found itself in unusual company at the African National Congress' Stellenbosch conference, running a promotional stand almost alongside South Africa's largest cigarette manufacturer.

Health department suspends revised Covid-19 quarantine and contact tracing protocols

A revised circular will be released once the department has taken additional input into consideration.

Health department rolls out Pfizer boosters to eligible individuals

Low uptake anticipated because of festive season, but healthcare workers stand ready

Health department scraps quarantine, isolation requirements for asymptomatic Covid-19 contacts

The government has also started administering J&J booster shots from 24 December and will roll out Pfizer boosters from 28 December

Health department suspends officials over Digital Vibes contract

Six of the nine implicated officials suspended for their part in the controversial Digital Vibes saga are from the health department

SIU details health department’s R132m Digital Vibes contract corruption

The SIU told parliament the health department was so desperate to give Digital Vibes a communications contract that it flouted government procurement policies and allowed a 104% price inflation

South Africa not yet in a third wave, says health department

The number of Covid-19 cases in the country has increased by an average of 46% over seven days

Nehawu withdraws court case against health department over protective gear

The National Education Health and Allied Workers Union says it will instead meet Health Minister Zweli Mkhize

Health department confirms South Africa’s first Covid-19 case

A Durban man reported symptoms after returning from a trip to Italy this week

This is putting SA’s women in the grave, so what’s health department doing about it?

Pregnancy in South Africa is getting safer, but still not safe enough. Here’s what the health department says they’re doing about it.

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