Kgalagadi District Carl Manser 26-11-2008
BACKGROUND KGALAGADI DISTRICT LOCAL MUNICIPALITY • Moshaweng BHP Billiton • Gamagara Kumba Iron ore • Ga-Segonyane Black Rock MEDICAL SERVICES 4 Hospitals (3 public and 1 private) 1 CHC 26 PHC
PARTNERSHIPStakeholders GovernmentLocal municipalityPrivate Sector (Sustainable development, CSI and LED)THPNGO & FBOAgric RepresentationEducationSocial DevelopmentAids council?
GENERIC CHALLENGES Local Aids Council not functioning Emergency medical services Transport – to and from HR Access to medical services Clarify Hotazel - with Local Municipality Accountability
SERVICE DELIVERY • GENERAL ISSUES AT PUBLIC SERVICE CENTRES • Lack of maintenance, cleaning services and connectivity • Supply chain of drugs and waste management • Patients management system • Staff moral • Service culture • Lack of professional and skilled labour
PRIORITIES • Establishment of PPP • Development of Kgalagadi stakeholder strategy • Alignment of activities with LDP and LED’s • Creation of regular stakeholder engagement – focusing on DME requirements eg: social and labour plans • Address capacity in Local Municipality
Contributors • Mari Nel • Rina Scheepers • Maria Matebesi • Warren Friend • Phillip Jonker • Noxolo Mbana • Emelda Jood • Rina Botha • Bea Boodensteyn-Smit • Alta Buys • Adelaide Keupilwe • Reelation Badenhorst • J. Farmer