Media Release 2/2022: SANC response to the training of Nurse and Midwife Specialists
28 December 2022
FOR ATTENTION : NEWS EDITOR
SUBJECT : SANC mourns the passing of nurses in the gas tanker explosion in Boksburg
The South African Nursing Council (SANC) mourns the tragic passing on, of Nurses from OR Tambo Memorial Hospital during the explosion of the gas tanker in Boksburg, East of Johannesburg. Their passing on, is a loss not only to their families, but also to the country and the Nursing fraternity as a whole.
These Nurse practitioners were contributing to the betterment of lives of the patients/ community by applying the competencies they have acquired through the years.
“To the families, friends and colleagues, as the SANC we firmly stand by them and convey our heartfelt condolences in this time of profound grief”, said Ms Jeanneth Nxumalo, SANC Acting Registrar & CEO.
Ms Party Day Moloi
Acting Senior Manager: Communication and Marketing
South African Nursing Council
Tel: 083 496 8366
Official Spokesperson and person to be quoted:
Ms. Jeanneth Nxumalo
Acting Registrar and CEO: SA Nursing Council
For more information or to arrange for an interview with the Spokesperson, please contact Ms P Moloi on Tel. 083 496 8366 or email: email@example.com