Calls for decongestion of clinics to manage risk provincially & nationally
In the context of COVID-19 pandemic, MSF is worried about vulnerable patients worldwide. We wish to draw attention to people with tuberculosis (TB), as they are among the groups that may be doubly affected.
MSF teams have linked with official crisis response role players at City, sub-district, provincial and national levels in response to COVID19
MSF’s main concerns with the proposed Bill are the exclusion of asylum-seekers and undocumented migrants from NHI
The North West Department of Health officially launched the Bapong Kgomotso Care Centre (KCC) in Bojanala district, Rustenburg.
A two-day practical workshop hosted by South Africa’s health department and MSF this week was aimed at promoting the urgent roll-out of injectable-free short course regimens for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis across Southern Africa.
Newer medicines for DR-TB are desperately needed, but barriers to access, including high prices, keep them out of reach for most people around the world.