December 22, 2023

Year-end message from the Office of Health Standards Compliance

As we bid farewell to 2023, the Office of the Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) would like to thank all stakeholders for their contribution to our shared common goal of ensuring […]
December 13, 2023

The Health Ombud releases findings of the investigation into the allegations of a patient denied provision of care at the Motherwell NU 11 Clinic

The Health Ombud Professor Taole Mokoena released the findings of the investigation into the allegations of a patient denied the provision of care at the Motherwell NU 11 Clinic in […]
December 10, 2023

The Health Ombud releases findings of the investigation into the allegations of a patient denied provision of care at the Motherwell NU 11 Clinic

The Health Ombud, Professor Taole Mokoena will release findings of the investigation into the allegations of a patient denied provision of care at the Motherwell NU 11 Clinic in the […]
September 18, 2023

The Office Of Health Standards Compliance joins the Healthcare Community Worldwide in observing World Patient Safety Day 2023

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) is a statutory regulator of the healthcare sector established through the National Health Act of 2003. The Office joins the healthcare community worldwide […]
August 25, 2023

Office of Health Standards Compliance engages General Practitioners to communicate norms standards regulations and requirements for the inspection tool

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC), a regulator of health services, is required in terms of theNational Health Amendment Act (NHA) to monitor and enforce compliance by health establishments […]
August 25, 2023

The OHSC Board express its concerns about the current outbreak of cholera disease in South Africa

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) Board is deeply concerned about the current outbreak of cholera disease in South Africa, particularly in the provinces of Gauteng, Free State, North […]
June 5, 2023

The OHSC Board express its concerns about the current outbreak of cholera disease in South Africa

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) Board is deeply concerned about the current outbreak of cholera disease in South Africa, particularly in the provinces of Gauteng, Free State, North […]
June 2, 2023

Statement By Minister Of Health Dr Joe Phaahla On The Announcement Of The New Health Ombud

Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla would like to announce that Professor Malegapuru W. Makgoba’s term of office as the Health Ombud has come to an end as of the […]
June 2, 2023

The Office of Health Standards Compliance welcomes the appointment of Professor Mokoena as the new Health Ombud

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) welcomes the appointment of Professor Taole Mokoena as the second South Africa’s Health Ombud for the seven years with effect from 1 June […]
June 2, 2023

Outgoing Health Ombud reflects on his term of Office

Wednesday, 31 May 2023 marked the end of the term in the office of the Health Ombud, Professor Malegapuru William Makgoba after serving his full term of seven years. Professor […]
May 30, 2023

Professor Makgoba reflects on his term of office as the first Health Ombud

The term of office for the Health Ombud, Professor Malegapuru William Makgoba will end on 31 May 2023 after serving his full term of seven years.Professor Makgoba was appointed by […]
May 12, 2023

The Office of Health Standards Compliance pays tribute to all nurses

The Office of Health Standards Compliance (OHSC) pays tribute to all nurses across the world in commemorating International Nurses Day, under the theme: “Our Nurses, Our Future” as set by […]