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Western Cape nurses plead for more staff

Unions representing nurses in Cape Town say they’re not coping and are asking for more staff. This amid a sharp increase in COVID-19 infections. Some hospitals are being forced to divert patients to other facilities.

Western Cape nurses

Unions in the province say the only way the health department can ease the pressure on already-exhausted healthcare workers at hospitals, is by making posts available to qualified graduates.

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Source: eNCA