Vision and Mission
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Vision and Mission

Daily we provide high-quality, efficient and accessible healthcare to trasform people's lives.

Create an effective public healthcare system in Gauteng by ensuring we have the right people, skills, system and equipment to provide the care our patients need to live healthy, quality lives.​


  • Batho Pele principles
  • Patient focused 
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Efficiency
  • Provincial Values
  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Humility
  • Selflessness
  • Respect
  • Social justice​

​I care, I serve, I belong

Legislative and Other Mandates
The GDoH derives its mandate from the South African Constitution, the National Health Act and other legislation promulgated
by Parliament.
The core mandate of the department is to:
  • Improve the health status of the population;
  • Improve health services;
  • Secure better value for money;
  • Ensure effective organisation; and
  • Provide integrated services and programmes that promote and protect healthy, quality and sustainable livelihoods for poor, vulnerable and marginalised groups in society
In fulfilling its mandate, the GDoH is guided by legislation listed in the annexure at the end of this report.

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