It was a very exciting morning at the TASK building site on Tuesday, 18 July 2017, when part of the heavy equipment for the P3 laboratory’s ventilation system was lifted to the balcony on the second floor. A crane was hired for the purpose and here follows a series of photographs to show how this was done. These machines are amazing, especially when seen in action from close by.
CAB (Community Advisory Board) Doing their bit for the kids this Mandela Day. The kids were served warm soup to keep warm in this cold Cape Town weather. #67Minutes #MandelaDay
TASK has recently purchased a building in Parow, Western Cape, which will become the new home of TASK laboratory. There will also be a pharmacy and office space for a number of employees. It will be the first time in TASK’s history that most of the non-clinical staff is accommodated in one building.
In 2010 TASK established an internal quality monitoring system that has grown organically in the last seven years. The team has made many observations, investigated root causes of numerous errors and provided solutions that improved quality of work. This grassroots approach has enabled the TASK quality team to present relevant an practical Good Clinical Practice training to their own staff members.
This month in our Newsletter, We celebrate with the Mfuleni Netball Team for Winning the “Fight Against TB & HIV Sports Tournament. Getting to know the M2 Team and TASK Academy ready for take off. TASK Newsletter June TASK Newsletter June
The “Fight Against TB&HIV Stigma” sports tournament took place at Delft Park. 8 netball teams were out to win the Trophy and netball kits. Teams knocked each other out until there was only 1 team standing.
This coming weekend, We will see 8 teams in soccer and 4 teams in Netball battle it out in the “Fight Against TB/HIV Tournament”. The winners of Both sides will win Soccer Kits and Trophies. The event will also have entertainment by the local Artists and CAB (Community Advisory Board) will be in their Information
TASK visited Northlink College. To help students with – TB and HIV Testing. The response was great and because it is usually difficult for young people to go test because of the Stigma attached to going to the clinic in their communities. So, taking the clinic to them was like meeting them halfway.
In this month’s issue, We look into one of the TASK sites (Delft CHC). We spoke to everyone who is part of the team. Other features are : International Nurses Day and Northlink College Outreach. Download here: TASK Newsletter May
Happy International nurses Day to all TASK Nurses and Nurses around the world. International Nurses Day comes on May 12 of every year. International Nurses Day is celebrated to praise the contributions made by the Nurses to the society. The International Nurses Day also marks the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s Birth. Many of the peoples thought