Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital

When the tiniest hearts break: Behind SA's shortage of paediatric heart surgeons

Nelisiwe Msomi

The country can't produce its own paediatric heart surgeons. But that may be beginning to change, starting in Cape Town.

Ramokgopa: We are assessing if anyone is trapped under the debris at Charlotte Maxeke

Bhekisisa team

The newly-appointed Gauteng health MEC confirmed that five people were injured when a section of the hospital’s roof collapsed.

Search dogs called in to find victims trapped under the rubble

Bhekisisa team

Emergency services say three more people may still be buried in the rubble.

Sale of corpses probed in Jo'burg


Claims of corpses being sold at the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg are being investigated, says the Gauteng health department.

Foreign mom's neglect turns fatal

Ina Skosana

Nurses and doctors are 'forced' to treat non-residents, but such care is too often perilous.