Tag: Department of Health

Health Department urges the public to get the flu vaccine in anticipation of the upcoming influenza season

The public is urged to take extra precautionary measures to protect themselves against respiratory infections which are expected to increase over the winter season.  According to the Department of Health, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) is...

Malaria cases on the rise in Bushbuckridge

The province's Department of Health has declared a malaria outbreak. Sporadic cases emerging have affected the sub-district of Bushbuckridge. READ | World Immunisation Week | What SA has achieved on immunisation “To date, we have had eight...

Cleaner suspended for assault allegations

BUSHBUCKRIDGE - The Department of Health has suspended a cleaner at the Oakley Clinic with immediate effect. This is following allegations of assault after a video circulated on social media in 2021 where an altercation...