August 7, 2017

Media Statement by Mr. Jack Bloom of the Democratic Alliance in relation to the Life Esidimeni deaths of mentally-ill patients in Gauteng Province

The Health Ombud, Prof Malegapuru Makgoba would like to note and aknowledge receipt of the media statement released by Mr. Jack Bloom, Shadow MPL (Health) from the Democratic Alliance (DA) […]
August 5, 2017

New OHSC Board Appointments

The Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has recently appointed additional two (2) Ms Sheila Barsel and Ms Keitumetse Mahlangu as new Board Members of the OHSC. The additional appointments […]
June 29, 2017

Progress on the implementation of the report into the ‘Circumstances surrounding the deaths of Mentally-ill patients: Gatueng Province

The Health Ombud, Prof Malegapuru Makgoba has noted with great concern the recent media reports titled: ‘Doctors warn SA Mental healthcare collapsing after Esidimeni’ by the News24 and other media. […]