oa South African Health Review - Primary Health Care in South Africa : a review of 30 years since Alma Ata : editorial
|Article Title||Primary Health Care in South Africa : a review of 30 years since Alma Ata : editorial|
|© Publisher:||Health Systems Trust (HST)|
|Journal||South African Health Review|
|Author||Peter Barron and Josianne Roma-Reardon|
|Publication Date||Jan 2008|
|Pages||vii - xii|
The purpose of the health system is to serve and help improve the health of the population. The above quotes from our new Health Minister, Barbara Hogan, and from the recently released World Health Report, are apt introductions to this 2008 South African Health Review, which focuses on the revitalisation of Primary Health Care on the 30th anniversary of the Declaration of Alma Ata.
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