Health

Portfolio Committee on Health

National Health Insurance (NHI) Pilot Evaluation; Coronavirus response; with Minister - 4 March 2020

COVID-19 Update: Engagement with Minister, Deputy Minister, NICD & MECs - 10 April 2020

COVID-19 Update & Government Response: Minister & Department briefing - 27 April 2020 (Joint meeting with Select Committee on Health and Social Services)

Health Budget: Committee Report; Ministry/Department of Health on Covid-19 update - 28 May 2020 (Joint meeting with Select Committee on Health and Social Services)

NHLS strategy to deal with Covid-19 test results and backlogs; Life Healthcare Group & Netcare on state of readiness for Covid-19 - 10 June 2020

Department of Health COVID-19 Special Adjustments Budget; with Deputy Minister - 08 July 2020

Eastern Cape COVID-19 Challenges & Interventions; Impact of alcohol on Health Services - 22 July 2020

KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health response to Covid-19 (postponed) - 19 August 2020

Minister on rollout strategy of Covid-19 Vaccine & status of healthcare services in provinces in relation to COVID - 7 January 2021

Update on healthcare services in relation to Covid-19: Eastern & Western Cape Provincial Departments of Health briefings - 13 January 2021

Update on healthcare services in relation to Covid-19: KZN & Limpopo Provincial Departments of Health briefings - 14 January 2021

SAHPRA on use of Ivermectin; Covid-19 Update and Vaccine plan: Gauteng - 03 February 2021

Minister of Health on roll out strategy for the Covid-19 vaccines - 05 February 2021

Latest developments on COVID-19 vaccines; Northern Cape Covid-19 update & vaccine plan - 10 February 2021

Mpumalanga Covid-19 Update and Vaccine plan - 17 February 2021

North West COVID-19 Update & Vaccine plan - 24 February 2021

Free State COVID-19 Update & Vaccine Plan - 03 March 2021 

Department of Health update on vaccine rollout; with Deputy Minister - 05 March 2021

MRC on Johnson and Johnson Clinical Trials & 2019/20 Annual Report; South African TB Caucus Secretariat on activities to date - 24 March 2021

Update on NHI parliamentary process; COVID-19 vaccine procurement and roll-out update; with Minister & Deputy Minister - 30 March 2021

Vaccine trials, procurement & roll-out programme; with Minister & Deputy Minister - 14 April 2021

Vaccine trials, procurement & roll-out programme update; with Minister - 28 April 2021

Special Audits on financial management of government’s COVID-19 initiatives; Update on COVID-19 vaccine roll-out, with Deputy Minister - 28 May 2021

Digital Vibes contract investigation: Department briefing - 04 June 2021 

Vaccine procurement & roll-out programme update; Digital Vibes contract investigation - 17 June 2021 

Vaccine acquisition, roll-out & new Delta variant; with Acting Minister - 30 June 2021

Update by Acting Minister on vaccine roll-out programme & variants; SAHPRA on Covid-19 vaccines pipeline, use of Ivermectin & application process for vaccine manufacturers - 21 July 2021

Minister of Health on vaccine roll-out programme and vaccines acquisition - 24 August 2021

SAHPRA on Covid-19 vaccine licensing, vaccine efficacy rates and on latest vaccine research; Report on oversight to KZN & Gauteng to assess recent unrest - 01 September 2021

Vaccine roll-out programme & acquisition, with Minister - 09 September 2021

Department’s response to SIU Digital Vibes Report; with Minister & Deputy Minister - 01 October 2021 

Update on Omicron Variant & state of preparedness for fourth wave - 01 December 2021