SabinetQuestion Did you know that Sabinet has a product called Retrospective Gazettes which provides Immediate Full Text Access to Government Gazettes from 1910 to 1993. Yes
No

Health

Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Health.

Government to Ratchet Up AIDS Campaign

Department of Health

Government is to intensify its campaign against HIV / AIDS.

Health minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced in the debate on his budget vote that from January next year HIV positive pregnant women would be treated earlier and also go on lifelong treatment.

Health SETA Seeks Accounting Chair

Department of Higher Education and Training

The department of higher education and training is calling for nominations for an appointment to the health and welfare sector education and training authority (HWSETA).

According to a notice in the Government Gazette (37861 / 581 of 22 July 2014), “interested and relevant parties in the health and social development sector” are invited to submit proposals for the appointment of the chairperson of the accounting authority for the HWSETA for the term ending 31 March 2016.

Medicine Pricing Formula Under Review

Department of Health

Health minister Aaron Motsoaledi has decided to ask for proposals on how to determine the rate at which medicine prices are to be increased instead of just wanting suggestions on the new prices according to the already fixed formula.

To put the new process into action the minister has withdrawn Government Gazette 37796 of 3 July 2014 and replaced it with GG 37816 of 8 July.