Setting up 24 hour clinics in a busy metropole such as Johannesburg would help those who need health care most.
Medical mediation has become a buzzword in health departments across the world as an alternative to taking legal action to solve disputes.
Mahlangu's resignation over the deaths of mental patients sets her apart from her colleagues in government. But, it does not portend a new trend in political accountability for the governing ANC.
A South African politician under whose watch 94 psychiatric patients died resigned this week. But should she be taken to court to be held properly accountable?