May 14, 2020
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OHSC Reaction on passing of Dr Clarence Mini

14 May 2020 THE OHSC IS SADDENED BY THE PASSING OF THE CMS CHAIRPERSON, DR CLARENCE MINI The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) learnt with great shock and deeply […]
May 12, 2020
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Paying tribute to all nurses

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) pays a special tribute to all nurses during the International Nurses Day. This day comes at a time when the country and the […]
March 28, 2020

OHSC Statement on COVID 19

OHSC STATEMENT 28 March 2020 OHSC STATEMENT ON ENSURING SAFETY OF ALL HEALTHCARE WORKERS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC DURING THIS PERIOD OF COMBATING THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS, COVID-19 The […]
February 5, 2020

OHSC embarks on community outreach events in Lephalale Local Municipality

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) is an independent health regulatory body created by the National Health Amendment Act of 2013 to promote and protect the health and safety […]
December 10, 2019

A deserved commendation to a global trailblazer: Professor Malegapuru William Makgoba – South Africa’s Health Ombud

Health Ombud, Prof. MW Makgoba A notable global trailblazer, Professor Malegapuru William Makgoba who was appointed as South Africa’s first Health Ombud entrusted with the responsibility to oversee and protect […]
September 30, 2019

Call for nominations for suitable candidates to serve as members on the Board of the Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC)

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC), was established in terms of the National Health Act, 2003 (Act No. 61 of 2003) (as amended), herein referred to as “the Act”, […]
July 12, 2019

Health Ombud on the implementation of the National Health Insurance Bill

The Health Ombud, Prof Malegapuru Makgoba welcomes the implementation of the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill as this important step is long overdue. ‘The provision of universal quality healthcare is […]
May 13, 2019

The OHSC conducts Provincial Training workshops on Clinic Inspection Tools

The OHSC is conducting Provincial training for the Clinic Inspection Tools for Gauteng Province. The workshop is attended by representatives from the Provincial and District Quality management unit; Gauteng Internal assessment […]
May 10, 2019

Schedule OHSC Provincial Training Workshop on Clinic Inspection Tools

  The schedule can also be downloaded below.
April 9, 2019
OHSC Board Member honored

Professor Morgan Chetty, OHSC Board Member together with Rev Frank Chikane, Dr Vuyo Mahlati, and Dr Sibongile Mkhabela were recognised as four outstanding South Africans

Professor Morgan Chetty, OHSC Board Member together with Rev Frank Chikane, Dr Vuyo Mahlati, and Dr Sibongile Mkhabela were recognised as four outstanding South Africans recipients for their contributions to […]
February 27, 2019

OHSC hosts a National Consultative Workshop on the draft clinic tools for Public Sector Health establishments

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) will from 26 – 27 February 2019 be hosting a National Consultative Workshop on the Draft Clinic Tools for public sector at the […]
August 23, 2018

Release of the report “Into allegations of patient mismanagement and patient right’s violations at the Tower Psychiatric Hospital and Psychological Rehabilitation Centre” in the Eastern Cape

Minister of Health, Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi Deputy Minister of Health, Dr. Joe Phaahla Director-General of the Department of Health, Ms. Malebona Matsoso Hon MA Dunjwa, Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee […]