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This One Is For The Men - Witkoppen's Male Friendly Clinic Launch
Mvuselelo, the first male-friendly clinic in Region A has been launched at Witkoppen Health and Welfare Centre (Witkoppen) in a bid to help fight HIV infections in young girls, women and their partners. This clinic is not just a place to test for HIV, but also a place where men can be attended to for other illnesses. Because Mvuselelo seeks to encourage men’s access to healthcare, it is operated by an all-male staff compliment (including a professional nurse and a counsellor for HIV testing). T...
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Annah, 29, and her beautiful baby boy, Sandile (not their real names) have been with the Witkoppen FRESH Start postnatal program for 6 months. Annah says: "Thanks to the antenatal clinic, the postnatal clinic and A FRESH Start, Sandile continues to be HIV-free and I have been able to cope with my stress and financial issues. If I was at another clinic, I don’t think my life would be okay”.
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The most precious Gift of all - A FRESH Start

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At Witkoppen Health and Welfare Centre we run an expanded post-natal program, A FRESH Start - "A Future Realized through Education, Support and Healthcare", funded by Gift of Hope. This is a story about a mother and her healthy baby girl, who got a FRESH START.
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Our patients say thank you to Dikeledi Mahlowa

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Dikeledi Mahlowa shows dedication in her services to the patients at Witkoppen Health and Welfare Centre - two patients went out of their way to say thank you to her this week
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Witkoppen described as "a well-run clinic"

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An external stakeholder thanks Sr Maureen for her help and wishes her all the very best. "It was so lovely to see such a well run clinic where nurses actually bent down towards the children and smiled at them. It warmed my heart" she says.
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Sr Dumi shows kindness and care to patients

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We would like to thank Sr Dumi, who made a lasting positive impression as reflected in this compliment from a patient: “I was well treated by Sister Dumi in the pap smear department, she knows what she is doing. I really felt at home. I have never been treated so sweet in my life like the way sr Dumi treated me. She really loves her job. All the best to her management” M
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"It's not often that I feel I need to compliment an organisation or company regarding good service these days, but I feel I need to say thank you and well done to one of your staff members Lebo Molubi who goes out of his way to make sure each of our visits run as smoothly as possible. I bring my foster child for his check up and ARV's every three months or so and although the wait can be frustrating, Lebo always has a smile and a kind word. We have been to a few clinics and I must say, yours is ...
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Thank you, thank you, thank you from a patient

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We would like to share the following compliment for Noxolo in our Social Services Department: “ From the bottom of my heart I just want two say thank you for your advice on foster child care. Keep up your good work Noxolo. Thank you, thank you, thank you so much.” Witkoppen is proud of Noxolo – this compliment is well deserved.
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We congratulate the Mental Health team and Jane for the following messages received: 1. “ I would like to praise two very talented ladies that work at WHWC. I was surprized to find the best GP and Psychologist at your clinic. Very clever, intuitive, accurate, kind and helpful. They are a huge asset and blessing to their professions and their patients. Thank you to Dr Lee, Shelley and Khanyisile, you are a high quality team creating good results and mending lives back together”! 2. “ ...
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A patient shared the following: “Judy Kwetsi is very helpful and is so sweet, she knows how to work with people. I say keep up the good work sister. Hope someone could see or realize the work you are doing in our clinic. God bless you. Tebogo Matlala” Witkoppen appreciates the commitment and empathy that Judy shares with our patients.
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