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2016 News Archive


  • Nhls Leadership Appears Before Parliamentary Portfolio Committee On Health

    Johannesburg. 14October 2016.The CEO of the National Health Laboratory Service(NHLS), Ms Joyce Mogale, appeared before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Health on Wednesday, 12 October 2016, to present some of the achievements realised by the organisation during the past financial year, as outlined in the entity’s 2015 / 16 Annual Report.   The NHLS is one of the entities reporting to the Department of Health, mandated with the responsibility of supporting the national and...

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    17 October 2016
  • Kroonstad Laboratory puts NHLS on the Map

    The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) has made history by obtaining a five star scoring through the Africa Society for Laboratory Medicine (ASLM) external audits. ASLM was established to evaluate and recognise the progress of the laboratory Quality Management Systems (QMS) using the World Health Organization’s, Africa Stepwise Laboratory Improvement Process towards Accreditation’s (WHO AFRO SLIPTA) checklist. The Kroonstad laboratory in the Free State, has obtained a five...

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    13 July 2016
  • NHLS: Playing a vital role on SAs Health Landscape

    Leadership talks to National Health Laboratory Service CEO, Ms Joyce Mogale     As part of an introduction to readers, can you give us some background on the NHLS? When was it established and what is its main role? The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) was established in 2000 by an Act of Parliament, amalgamating the former South African Institute for Medical Research (SAIMR), National...

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    08 July 2016