While there is definite scope in emerging markets, including across Africa, for high-tech and high-performance hospitals that deliver state-of-the-art care, this should not be the sole focus.
Laura Swanepoel Head of Healthcare, WSP Building Services Africa
As a result, often what may start out as a minor illness or conditions tends to deteriorate into more complex illnesses, including increasing occurrence of chronic diseases and comorbidities.
Jabulile Nhlapo Mechanical engineer and healthcare specialist, WSP in Africa