Health

MDC slams govt over doctors’ suspensions

December 27, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

HARARE – The MDC has slammed government’s decision to suspend more than 500 doctors over their strike which has crippled public hospitals and affected major medical procedures across the country. This comes as provincial medical officers […]

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Pain and death at hospitals

December 27, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

HARARE – As the doctors’ strike escalates almost reaching a month, the situation at the hospitals has become dire with patients being turned away while others are forcibly discharged due to the absence of doctors. The […]

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Doctors’ strike goes up a gear

December 27, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

HARARE – In the latest standoff between the government and striking junior doctors, senior medical personnel have now joined the industrial action by their juniors — leading to the suspension of major procedures at public health […]

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Dire situation at Parirenyatwa Hospital

December 26, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

HARARE – The country’s largest referral hospital Parirenyatwa is turning away patients and not admitting casualties owing to the unavailability of doctors. The nursing staff at the hospital confirmed off camera the worsening crisis which […]

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Doctors, govt impasse far from over

December 23, 2018 Staff Reporter 0

It appears the impasse between the Health Services Board (HSB) and the striking 530 doctors and radiographers is still far from being settled. The HSB maintains it is going to take action against the health […]

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