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Task team to address SANDF complaints

A Ministerial task team has been given six weeks to come up with recommendations to ensure the [b]SA Military Health Service’s[/b] (SAMHS) three hospitals can function at optimum levels. [s]Defenceweb[/s] reports that the establishment of the task team follows complaints from military health practitioners at SAMHS hospitals. SA Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula met with representatives of the [b]SA Medical Association[/b] and the Department of Defence last year to find ‘effective ways’ to address concerns raised.

[link url=http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=34333:ministerial-task-team-investigating-optimal-functioning-of-military-hospitals&catid=111:SA%20Defence&Itemid=242]Full Defenceweb report [/link]

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