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Hospersa professionally organises and serves to protect workers' interests and rights in the workplace. This is done in a democratic manner, free from employers' and political interference. As an active role player in a host of projects pertaining to health and welfare, Hospersa contributes to many publications. Watch this space for newsletters featuring Hospersa.

Newsfeeds

Nurse shocked with electricity, choked and raped at work (15 Sep 2014)
Bongiwe Mnguni, a nurse at Helen Joseph Hospital in Johannesburg, thought she would never survive the brutal attack

High court vindicates watchdogs inquiry into private health sector (15 Sep 2014)
Judge Elias Motajane handed down judgment in the Netcare vs KPMG and Competition Commission case

Efficient public transport still eludes working-class citizens (15 Sep 2014)
The card scanner on Johannesburgs Rea Vaya bus rapid transit (BRT) system reads "insufficient balance". The attendants say itís malfunctioning

Global players recognise value of emerging markets (15 Sep 2014)
Emerging market investment company LeapFrog Investments has raised R4.2bn ($400m) for a new fund

BEE share-purchase deals SAs biggest corporate fraud (15 Sep 2014)
Black economic empowerment (BEE) share-purchase schemes are the biggest untold corporate fraud of 20 years of democracy

Smartphones could beat doctors to diagnosis of Parkinsons disease (15 Sep 2014)
Smartphones can act as pocket doctors diagnosing Parkinsons and other degenerative diseases with astonishing accuracy