15 May 2013
The IFP calls on the Charlotte Maxeke Hospital
Management and Gauteng Provincial Department of Health, to take
urgent steps against Dr Mamorena Mofokeng, a clinical director
accused of chasing away hospital specialists and staff.
IFP Spokesperson on Health, Mrs Hilda Msweli,
MP, said, "The Provincial Department of Health is aware of many
complaints from specialists and other hospital staff against Dr
Mamorena Mofokeng. Her improper treatment of hospital staff and
specialists has led to many resignations from the hospital."
"This country is in dire need of qualified
doctors and it is high time that the Charlotte Maxeke Hospital
Management wake up and take urgent steps against this director.
If this situation is allowed to continue no doctors will want to
work at this hospital with the patients being the ultimate ones
who will suffer," said Msweli.
The IFP calls on the MEC for Health in Gauteng
and the Minister of Health to urgently intervene in resolving
Issued by: IFP Spokesperson on Health, Mrs
Hilda Msweli MP, 072 513 1833
IFP Parliamentary Caucus' Media Liaison
Officer, Mr PhendulaniBiyase, 073 024 5675