Cath lab up and running at Mthatha hospital


The cath lab at Mthatha’s Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital is now the only functioning one at state hospitals in the province.

After years of strife, key staffing positions have finally been filled. Not only does this mean patients from rural areas will be able to make use of the facility, but patients from all over the Eastern Cape will also no longer have to make the expensive journey to Cape Town for procedures...

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