Patients frustrated with lack of doctors at Keetmanshoop State Hospital

by editor1 / Sep 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Patients seeking medical attention at the Keetmanshoop State Hospital are not happy after allegedly being sent away, due to a lack of medical doctors at the facility.

60% Of people who tested positive for COVID-19 in Walvis Bay are living in residential areas

by editor1 / Jul 23, 2020 / 0 comments

-Sixty percent of people who tested positive for COVID-19 in Walvis Bay are living in their residential areas due to a lack of isolation facilities.

ARV treatment available for HIV/AIDS patients

by editor1 / Jun 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-Anti-retroviral treatment is available for HIV and AIDS patients.

13 000 Patients visit Oshakati Hospital every day

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-About 13 000 patients are said to be visiting the Oshakati intermediate Hospital in Oshana Region every day, making it one of the busiest health facilities in Namibia.

Treat patients with respect and dignity - Health Minister

by editor1 / Nov 12, 2018 / 0 comments
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SADC Secretariat

-Health and Social Services Minister Bernard Haufiku has reiterated his call on health workers to treat patients with respect and dignity.

Katutura Hospital patients express discontent over apparent poor service delivery

by editor1 / Jul 04, 2018 / 0 comments

Patients at the Katutura State Hospital expressed discontent over apparent poor service delivery at the hospital.

Patients want Health Ministry to change medical officers' shift system

by editor1 / Jun 11, 2018 / 0 comments

Patients want the Ministry of Health and Social Services to change its shift system to be able to treat patients during lunch hours.

UNAM medical students conduct survey on patient waiting

by editor1 / Nov 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-A recent survey conducted by UNAM's medical students at Keetmanshoop Intermediate Hospital indicate that patients regularly wait up for up to six hours to see a doctor.