Louis Leipoldt Hospital receives quality award

Louis Leipoldt Hospital receives quality award

There was great joy and celebration (and a fancy double-layered marzipan cake) when the Katrin Kleijnhans Quality Award was given to the Hospital Secretary, Samantha du Plessis, at Louis Leipoldt Hospital. Theresa Wilson, Manager of the hospital, said that if anyone...
COHSASA appoints new standards developer

COHSASA appoints new standards developer

COHSASA’s new Healthcare Standards Development Coordinator is Dr Nicholas Burger (pictured). He comes into COHSASA as a seasoned scientific researcher with three degrees in the field of sports science and exercise medicine but with a wider understanding of the...
A survivor finds a mission…

A survivor finds a mission…

Gloria Gaynor’s hit song “I Will Survive” keeps coursing through my head during the interview with new COHSASA employee, Zanele Maweyi (right). Zanele, mother of three, was unemployed for eight months before she landed the position of Secretary to the CEO of COHSASA...
COHSASA appoints new Quality Improvement Manager

COHSASA appoints new Quality Improvement Manager

Dr Londa appointed as Quality Improvement Manager Imagine the scene: you are suturing a rebel in the war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo. The theatre table wobbles and there is no operating light. Nor is there antiseptic. Under these conditions, you might want to...