A news headline from the Daily Maverick in April read, “Grim findings after health facilities are inspected”. The article went on to describe the results of inspections of 567 clinics and 51 hospitals around the country. The results were, to say the least, very disappointing, and to be brutally honest, they were both unacceptable and terrifying.

A year ago, SAPA carried an article on the Patients’ Rights

Charter. What are those patients’ rights?