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WC appoints first independent health committee to probe complaints

Western Cape Health MEC NomaFrench Mbombo has announced the formation of an Independent Complaints Committee, the first of its kind in the country.

The three-member committee will look to resolve complex complaints and queries from the public health sector in the province, including the quality of the service and treatment at local health facilities.

Mbombo advised that the independent committee would operate in addition to the existing structures and will be used to resolve concerns escalated to the office of the Head of Department.

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