A Successful ISQua Conference in Cape Town 2019

A Successful ISQua Conference in Cape Town 2019

There is perhaps no more desultory sight than an empty exhibition hall where a mere few hours before, likeminded colleagues from 84 countries were passing around business cards, exhibitors were eating the delicious Magnum ice-creams at the  MediClinic stand and...
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...