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Millions unpaid to victims of neglectSimamkele Maqwara has nothing to show for it. The seven-year-old youngster, wh
Millions unpaid to victims of neglect
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
Simamkele Maqwara has nothing to show for it. The seven-year-old youngster, who was born with cerebral palsy at the Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital in Mthatha, was awarded damages by the Mthatha High Court after sustaining injuries at... Read more
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MEDICINE WITHOUT CARE: Cruel blow to young momto the hospital. “I arrived at the hospital at 7pm. I was told that I required
MEDICINE WITHOUT CARE: Cruel blow to young mom
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
to the hospital. “I arrived at the hospital at 7pm. I was told that I required an operation that could only be done in the Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital,” Maqwara said. The young woman was only transported to Mthatha at 1pm the following day.... Read more
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Hospital CEO hits back over birthing disasterswho have died or been disabled or disfigured during childbirth at the complex –
Hospital CEO hits back over birthing disasters
Daily Dispatch / Posted 28 days ago
who have died or been disabled or disfigured during childbirth at the complex – which comprises the Mthatha General and Nelson Mandela Academic hospital has been raising alarm. In the five months between January 2010 and May 2010, 180 babies... Read more
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MEDICINE WITHOUT CARE: Mom walks three years after incidentago. COMPLAINTS IGNORED: Vuyokazi Fikeleni was left paralysed from the waist d
MEDICINE WITHOUT CARE: Mom walks three years after incident
Daily Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
ago. COMPLAINTS IGNORED: Vuyokazi Fikeleni was left paralysed from the waist down after having a caesarian section at the Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital in Mthatha, and then not being attended to by staff Picture: MARK ANDREWS Her baby, Esona,... Read more
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New limbs for amputees in poor rural areahim to Zithulele and the doctors said the bone had splintered too badly and the
New limbs for amputees in poor rural area
Daily Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
him to Zithulele and the doctors said the bone had splintered too badly and they couldn’t set it. “We were referred to Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital in Mthatha where his left leg was amputated.” She said following that she started to look... Read more

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