21 Jan 1982

After much time working with the Department of Health, and with the positive driving force of Minister, Dr LAPA Munnik, the Associated Health Service Professions Act (Act 63 of 1982) becomes law, with the exception of two provisions (re-opening of the registers and educational facilities).


The Associated Health Service Professions Board meets for the first time in Pretoria.


A new Minister of Health, Mr Cornelius “Nak” van der Merwe, is appointed.


CASA’s president requests an interview with the new Minister.