Tags Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi

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South Africa to offer women free implant contraceptives

South Africa will make transdermal implant contraceptives freely available in the country's public clinics from next week, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced on Tuesday, saying the new contraceptive offered women greater control over their reproductive lives.

New office to ensure quality health care

The release of the National Health Amendment Bill has paved the way for the establishment of a new independent body, the Office of Standards Compliance, to ensure that South Africa's hospitals and clinics comply with minimum health standards.

Massive HIV-testing drive for SA

A major HIV counselling and testing campaign will be launched in South Africa this April. Recognised as the most comprehensive in the world to date, the drive aims to have 15-million South Africans tested by June 2011.
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