SAME Foundation and Barloworld Equipment hand over life-saving ventilators

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On Wednesday 2 December, the SAME Foundation and Barloworld Equipment handed over two ventilators to the recently renovated resuscitation unit at Kalafong Hospital. The life-saving machines, worth over R800 000, were fully funded through SAME’s partnership with Barloworld Equipment. The hospital serves an estimated two million people living in Atteridgeville and the surrounding informal settlements. […]

Kalafong Hospital

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Background: Kalafong Hospital is a tertiary hospital situated in Atteridgeville and serves an estimated 2 million people. The hospital was built in March 1973 to service the large black population. The massive proliferation of informal settlements in our catchment area together with the burden of HIV/AIDS, has resulted in increased patient load. Key health problems […]