The mental health review board has been suspended pending an investigation into their ability to hold the position.
Gwen Ramokgopa Gauteng MEC for Health suspended the review board. This was apparently done after the Ombudsman for Health made certain recommendations in this regard.
A new regional-based council with its own secretariat, “to ensure independence” has already been appointed.
Meanwhile, it has also been discovered that since 2015, the department has already lost R9 billion to payouts due to legal costs and the payment of claims as a result.
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