Gauteng Dept of Health secures large adjustment in medium-term provincial budget

The Gauteng Department of Health on Thursday secured the bulk of the adjustments delivered in the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement and the Adjustment Budget. The total budget of the provincial government increased from R108-billion to R112-billion, with the Department of Health among the biggest recipients of the additional allocations, obtaining a further R1.7-billion, with R1.23-billion set aside to assist with spending pressures on goods and services.