Pages tagged "Health"


ACDP says CTOP Bill does not seek to challenge the constitution, but to improve the existing provisions in legislation

The ACDP is grateful for the opportunity we have today to speak to this bill which was briefly considered by the Health portfolio committee but given significant airtime by radio stations who facilitated discussion and allowed the public a voice.

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Look after your mental health and encourage others to do the same

As Women’s Month officially kicks off tomorrow, August 1, the African Christian Democratic Party draws attention to mental illness, particularly depression.

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ACDP says failure in governance of medical schemes a major concern

Responding to Private Health Scheme Inquiry Recommendations released on Friday last week, ACDP Member of Parliament Cheryllyn Dudley today said that "the ACDP is urging that the recommendations are urgently considered and adopted.

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Response to Health Committee decision on ACDP's CTOP Amendment Bill

“On behalf of the ACDP I would like to thank the Health Portfolio Committee for considering the Choice of Termination of Pregnancy Amendment Bill concerning a topic which is clearly difficult and unpleasant for many of you. I assure you we share similar sentiments and feel your pain. 

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Do not prejudice young aspiring doctors HPCSA

The ACDP appeals to Health Minister to urgently ensure that the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) is not allowed to prejudice young and aspiring doctors.

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