Zani Prinsloo shares some of the lessons she and our teams have learnt providing care to our patients in Johannesburg shelters during COVID-19.
Khayelitsha Field Hospital supported the influx of COVID-19 patients from Khayelitsha District Hospital, we give an overview of our activities since the hospital began its operations in June 2020.
The Khayelitsha Field Hospital which was opened in June 2020 to support the influx of COVID-19 infected patients in the Khayelitsha District Hospital is closing down as there is now a decrease in pressure on the health system in Khayelitsha.
Zani Prinsloo helps our teams in Eshowe to implement a TIC-TOG strategy which helps patients to get their medication on time during COVID-19.
Mental healthcare is an important aspect of people's well being, our colleagues have had to adapt to how they treat patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Our Psychologist Cassandra Govender gives insight on what MSF is doing to help migrants access mental healthcare services during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Tshwane Migrant project in South Africa.
Our organization donated R170793 cash prize to Shintsha Health Initiative to bolster support to people living with HIV, emphasising the need for adapted HIV services during COVID-19 pandemic.
UNAIDS' 2020 Global AIDS update report shows that the world will miss critical 2020 targets, including the reduction by 50% of HIV-related deaths from 2015 to the end of 2020.
COVID-19 has greatly affected various sectors of healthcare including sexual reproductive healthcare. Our choice of termination of pregnancy and family planning activities manager in Rustenburg, Kgaladi Mphahlele, gives an overview of how care for women has continued during the lockdown in South Africa.