Dr Zweli Mkhize, Well being Minister is optimistic that the brand new applied COVID-19 challenge administration unit will enhance issues within the province.
Mkhize has concluded his tour to the Japanese Cape the place he inspected well being establishments together with the Dora Nginza Hospital and Livingstone Hospital in Port Elizabeth.
His go to comes after native and worldwide media’s expose of the appalling situations at some well being establishments.
Mkhize stated the COVID-19 has put stress on an already strained well being system within the province.
His go to to Nelson Mandela Bay started with a gathering with the unions.
The unions have expressed a insecurity within the well being system and Japanese Cape well being management.
The Well being Minister stated the fast improve in COVID-19 instances is overwhelming and pitting stress in assets.
He additionally stated an absence of administration has compounded the issue.
He’s optimistic the newly applied COVID-19 challenge administration unit will enhance issues within the province.