Health Law

Amendments to Nursing Categories

The Minister of Health, Aaron Motsoaledi, have issued two notices in the Government Gazette on 13 and 14 March 2019. In the first notice, No 379 of 13 March 2019, the category of “staff nurse” created by Notice No 176 of 8 March 2013 is withdrawn. In the second notice, 402 of 14 March 2019,...

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Employers should review their smoking policies

In line with global trends the South African legislature has drafted the Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill 2018 (“the Bill”), which is likely to be passed into law in the near future. The Bill prohibits smoking in any prescribed outdoor public place and, more importantly from an employment law perspective, at the workplace,...

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National Public Health Institute to be established

The Select Committee on Social Services invites you to submit written comments on the National Public Health Institute of South Africa Bill [B16B-2017]. The Bill seeks to: ▪ provide for the establishment of the National Public Health Institute of South Africa in order to coordinate, and where appropriate to conduct, disease and injury surveillance; ▪provide...

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