The National Education Health
and Allied Workers Union says it is disturbed by the scandal of selling corpse
for a fee at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital.
Nehawu Spokesperson Sizwe
Pamla said there is no excuse for any worker to be involved in such an
The Gauteng Department of
Health has instituted an investigation into the allegations.
Pamla said we find this absurd
but a great level of ill-discipline. We as Nehawu feels that the managers have
to provide answers as to how this is possible in an institution that has senior
Pamla said we also want to
make it clear that our position is that we put the responsibility solely at the
door of the security that is guarding the institution.
Pamla said it is unacceptable
that private under takers are allowed to go in and out of the hospitals without
providing body numbers.
“We are calling for the
termination of those contracts” Pamla added.
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