Dr Zweli Mkhize, Well being Minister is optimistic that the brand new applied COVID-19 undertaking 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 mentioned the COVID-19 has put strain 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 mentioned the speedy enhance in COVID-19 instances is overwhelming and pitting strain in assets.
He additionally mentioned a scarcity of administration has compounded the issue.
He’s optimistic the newly applied COVID-19 undertaking administration unit will enhance issues within the province.