Improving the rational use of drugs in the Kalahari region of the Northern Cape - Northern Cape ISDS Technical Report 2
Lessons for district managers in strengthening district management.In some provinces, district management teams are being appointed. In others, interim district management structures are in place. Now is the time to ensure that their activities are geared towards improving service delivery, rather than their becoming snowed under by bureaucratic tasks.
OVERVIEW REPORT The first democratically elected government in South Africa has made improving health and health services for the historically underserved black majority a national prioity. As part of this process, in June 1995, the Minister of Health, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, outlined a plan designed to provide free primary health care to all South Africans. This plan aims to improve the health status of South Africans, as well as the quality of care, through increased emphasis on disease prevention and early intervention.