Health services to improve in Gauteng - 22 June, 2015
Tabling the department’s budget speech for the year 2015/16 in the Gauteng Legislature on Friday, 19 June 2015 - MEC Qedani Mahlangu promised to intensify efforts in delivering quality healthcare in the province.
Department intervenes to bring down surgical backlogs - 08 June, 2015
Gauteng MEC for Health Qedani Mahlangu has announced that Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital is experiencing backlogs in surgery
Refilwe Clinic educates community on services - 22 May, 2015
For the first time ever the people of Refilwe, north of Pretoria and its surrounding areas were granted a comprehensive tour in public health services, when Refilwe Clinic hosted their initial open day on Friday, 22 May 2015.
MEC Qedani Mahlangu cracks the whip at Jubilee Hospital - 21 May, 2015
Management at Jubilee Hospital were in for a grave lashing when MEC Qedani Mahlangu paid one of her unscheduled visits at the facility on Thursday, 21 May 2015.
Opening of Chris Hani Baragwanath Rehabilitation Centre - 15 May, 2015
Alcohol and drug abusers seeking to kick the habit have been granted a second chance. 
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  • MEDIA STATEMENT - MEASURES TO EASE MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE CLAIMS - 22 June, 2015 (31908 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC TO LEAD COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY - 12 June, 2015 (31485 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC TO VISIT CHARLOTTE MAXEKE HOSPITAL - 08 May, 2015 (31377 KB)
  • MEDIA RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC TO LEAD COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY - 07 May, 2015 (31506 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC TO VISIT CHARLOTTE MAXEKE HOSPITAL - 07 May, 2015 (31356 KB)
  • MEDIA ADVISORY - GAUTENG HEALTH TO COMMEMORATE HEALTH PROFESSIONAL HAND HYGIENE DAY - 04 May, 2015 (31419 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - HEALTHCARE WORKERS SAFE IN COMMUNITIES - 22 April, 2015 (53760 KB)
  • MEDIA ADVISORY - ZOLA-JABULANI HOSPITAL TO BE OFFICIALLY RENAMED - 16 April, 2015 (31780 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - GAUTENG HEALTH FIRES QUALIFICATION FRAUDSTERS - 01 April, 2015 (31452 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - MEASURES TO DEAL WITH LONG WAITING TIMES FOR OPOERATIONS ANNOUNCED - 31 March, 2015 (55808 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - GAUTENG HEALTH CONDEMS THE BURNING OF CLINICS - 19 March, 2015 (31334 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - CALL FOR YOUNGSTERS KEEN TO STUDY MEDICINE IN CUBA - 17 March, 2015 (32917 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - SUSPENDED SENIOR OFFICIAL FIRED FOR GROSS MISCONDUCT - 11 March, 2015 (31481 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - DEPARTMENT TO OPEN MEDICO LEGAL CENTRE IN TSAKANE - 26 February, 2015 (31266 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - MEC MAHLANGU TO VISIT MAMELODI HOSPITAL - 25 February, 2015 (31340 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - BARAGWANATH STAFF SUSPENDED FOR ALLOWING BODY TO DECOMPOSE - 19 February, 2015 (31634 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - SENIOR SURGEON DISMISSED FOR GROSS PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT - 30 January, 2015 (51200 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH URGES PARENTS TO VACCINATE CHILDREN AGAINST MEASLES - 12 December, 2014 (51200 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT- SENIOR HEALTH OFFICIAL PUT ON SUSPENSION - 09 December, 2014 (49152 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT-MEASURES TO ADDRESS MEDICINE SHORTAGES IN PLACE - 09 December, 2014 (50176 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - DEPARTMENT TO HOST HEALTHY LIFESTYLE BLITZ IN RATANDA - 09 December, 2014 (48640 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - 16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM COMMEMORATION - 02 December, 2014 (47104 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT-DEPARTMENT TO COMMEMORATE WORLD AIDS DAY AT BEYERS NAUDE SQUARE - 28 November, 2014 (51200 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - DEPARTMENT PAYS MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE COSTS - 25 November, 2014 (45568 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - SHERIFF’S VISIT TO GAUTENG HEALTH - 21 November, 2014 (45056 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - DEPARTMENT URGES COMMUNITIES TO BE CAUTIOUS OF MALARIA - 11 November, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - STEVE BIKO TO HOST CHARITY GOLF DAY - 06 November, 2014 (34094 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - FIGHT AGAINST HIV-AIDS AND TB TOPS AGENDA OF GAUTENG HEALTH - 06 November, 2014 (47104 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG HEALTH TO LAUNCH HIV-AIDS AND TB MULTIFACETED CAMPAIGN - 05 November, 2014 (32774 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - MAMELODI HOSPITAL TO SHOWCASE SERVICES TO THE PUBLIC - 29 October, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - MEC VISITS EDENVALE HOSPITAL - 21 October, 2014 (45568 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES STRIKE ENDS - 20 October, 2014 (43520 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CALLS ON EMS PERSONNEL TO RETURN TO WORK - 16 October, 2014 (44032 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - HEALTH DEPARTMENT EMBARKS ON A ROAD SAFETY CAMPAIGN - 15 October, 2014 (43520 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH CALLS FOR HARSHER SENTENCES FOR CRIMES AGAINST HEALTH WORKERS - 01 October, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH CONDEMNS ASSAULT OF MEDICAL STAFF - 02 September, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH REQUESTS PATIENTS AND FAMILY COOPERATION - 01 September, 2014 (45056 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG CELEBRATES AFRICAN TRADITIONAL MEDICINE DAY - 28 August, 2014 (32359 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG HEALTH SENDS 145 YOUNGSTERS TO STUDY MEDICINE IN CUBA - 28 August, 2014 (33546 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT-GAUTENG HEALTH SENDS 145 YOUNGSTERS TO STUDY MEDICINE IN CUBA - 27 August, 2014 (45056 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH SUSPENDS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER - 25 August, 2014 (43520 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - UPDATE ON NEW NATALSPRUIT HOSPITAL - 18 August, 2014 (43520 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - NATALSPRUIT HOSPITAL RELOCATES TO VOSLOORUS - 18 August, 2014 (45568 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC RESUMES SURPRISE VISITS TO SERVICE DELIVERY POINTS - 06 August, 2014 (43008 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT- HEALTH MEC TO TABLE DEPARTMENT’S BUDGET FOR 2014-15 - 29 July, 2014 (44032 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - IMPROVED ONCOLOGY PHARMACY AT CHARLOTTE MAXEKE CHANGES LIVES - 23 July, 2014 (45568 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT- MEC FOR HEALTH TO TAKE PART IN MANDELA DAY ACTIVITIES - 17 July, 2014 (50176 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT- OPENING OF EMERGENCY AND ACCIDENT UNIT-KALAFONG HOSPITAL - 16 July, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - MEC QEDANI MAHLANGU'S ANNOUNCED VISIT AT TWO EKURHULENI CLINICS - 11 July, 2014 (32380 KB)
  • SOPA MEDIA BRIEFING - 03 July, 2014 (153600 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC URGES RESIDENTS TO TEST FOR HYPERTENSION - 19 June, 2014 (46080 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - MEC MAHLANGU ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS TO DONATE BLOOD - 17 June, 2014 (45568 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC TO VISIT CHRIS HANI BARAGWANATH HOSPITAL - 29 May, 2014 (44032 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG HEALTH COMMEMORATES THOSE INFECTED AND AFFECTED BY HIV AND AIDS - 22 May, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - DEPARTMENT CONDEMNS THE EXPLOITATION OF JOB SEEKERS - 14 May, 2014 (44032 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT- PREMIER MOKONYANE TO OPEN ZOLA-JABULANI DISTRICT HOSPITAL IN SOWETO - 29 April, 2014 (36352 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT- A ONE STOP SERVICE CENTRE FOR MINERS TO BE OPENED AT CARLETONVILLE HOSPITAL - 29 April, 2014 (45568 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG WATCHING AIRPORTS TO PREVENT IMPORTATIONS OF DISEAES INTO THE COUNTRY - 25 April, 2014 (30177 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT - 23 April, 2014 (46080 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - LAUNCH OF SCHOOL HEALTH BUS - 21 April, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE -GAUTENG HEALTH COMMEMORATES WORLD HAEMOPHILIA DAY - 17 April, 2014 (36703 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - MEC PAPO URGES ROAD USERS TO BE CAUTIOUS THIS EASTER HOLIDAY - 16 April, 2014 (45056 KB)
  • MEDIA STATEMENT - NATALSPRUIT HOSPITAL LOOKING FOR FAMILIES OF DECEASED PATIENTS - 11 April, 2014 (46080 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - TEMBISA HOSPITAL’S DOCTOR RESIDENCES HAVE BEEN COMPLETED - 08 April, 2014 (43520 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH ENSURES THE AVAILABILITY OF FOOD IN ITS FACILITIES - 07 April, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH CONTINUES TO IMPROVE THE LIVES OF THE VULNERABLE - 06 April, 2014 (21950 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC WELCOMES HUMAN SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL FINDINGS ON HIV AND AIDS - 02 April, 2014 (29727 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RE-ASSURES COMMUNITY WORKERS - 28 March, 2014 (29833 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - GAUTENG HEALTH MEC TO LAUNCH DENTAL MOBILE UNITS IN DIEPSLOOT - 20 March, 2014 (44032 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - MEC PAPO TO COMMEMORATE WORLD STOP TB DAY IN SAULSVILLE - 20 March, 2014 (45056 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - HELEN JOSEPH HOSPITAL COMMEMORATE WORLD KIDNEY DAY - 20 March, 2014 (44544 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - MEC PAPO TO OPEN REVAMPED NEONATAL AND LABOUR WARDS AT LERATONG HOSPITAL - 20 March, 2014 (45056 KB)
  • Press Release - Jack Bloom has his facts wrong and is misleading the public - 19 March, 2014 (44032 KB)
  • PRESS RELEASE - GAUTENG HEALTH TAKES STEPS TO LIMIT MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE IN ITS FACILITIES - 16 March, 2014 (46080 KB)
  • Media Alert - Department to launch Voice of Cancer Anti-Stigma Project at Bara - 06 February, 2014 (39936 KB)
  • Press Release - Charlote Maxeke Johannesburg Academic hospital Medical Oncology Unit - 06 February, 2014 (47104 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - HEALTH MEC TO VISIT CHRISTMAS BABIES AT DR GEORGE MUKHARI HOSPITAL - 22 January, 2014 (39936 KB)
  • Media statement- Abandoned babies - 16 December, 2013 (44544 KB)
  • MEDIA ALERT - MEC PAPO TO COMMEMORATE WORLD STOP TB DAY - 22 March, 2013 (41984 KB)
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  • GAUTENG DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2015-2016 BUDGET SPEECH AS TABLED BY MEC QEDANI MAHLANGU - 22 June, 2015 (72057 KB)
  • Gauteng Health MEC budget for 2014-15.doc - 29 July, 2014 (109868 KB)
  • MEC Mahlangu encourages people to lead a healthy lifestyle Kalafong speech - 17 July, 2014 (33346 KB)
  • MEC Qedani Mahlangu SOPA Media Briefing - 3 July 2014 - 08 July, 2014 (154112 KB)
  • Launch of Nedbank Sponsored School Health Bus - 22 April 2014 - 22 April, 2014 (121856 KB)
  • Hand-over of Medical Equipment for Clinics as donated by MTN SA Foundation - 16 April 2014 - 22 April, 2014 (90624 KB)
  • Launch of the We See Child Eye Project - 10 April 2014 (2) - 11 April, 2014 (91136 KB)
  • Launch of Mobile Dental Cinics - 20 March 2014 - 20 March, 2014 (75565 KB)
  • Opening Remarks at the PHC Meeting - 19 March 2014 - 19 March, 2014 (72695 KB)
  • World TB Day Speech -18 March 2014 - 18 March, 2014 (75110 KB)
  • Speech by First lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma at Non Communicable Diseases summit - 05 July, 2011 (40960 KB)
  • Opening of a Revamped Ward 20 at Chris Hani Baragwanath hospital - 23 July 2013 - (48640 KB)
  • Opening of the Far East Rand Hospital Paediatric Step-doen Facility - 16 July 2013 - (56832 KB)
  • African Traditional Medicines Day Speech -30 August 2013.doc- Final - (98304 KB)
  • Farewell Function of Cuban Medical Students Speech - 29 October 2013 - (34734 KB)
  • Introduction of the 201213 Gauteng Department of Health Annual Report - (79360 KB)
  • New Speech - (23332 KB)
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