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Gauteng health department ignored warning against Esidimeni transfers – Doctor

JOHANNESBURG, November 14 – An expert witness told the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing on Tuesday that the Gauteng Department of Health ignored professional advice cautioning against the rushed transfer of mentally ill patients .   Specialist psychiatrist, Dr Mavuso Talatala, who was the president of the South African Society of Psychiatrist (SAPO) at the time of […]