Department: Health

Contact details

Physical: Cnr Harvey & Charlotte Maxeke Streets, Bloemfontein, 9300
Postal: PO Box 277, Bloemfontein, 9300
Tel: 051 408 1108
Fax: 051 408 1950


The vision of the Free State Department of Health is to increase life expectancy through health system effectiveness, drive system change, and ensure sustainable quality services. The Department's mission is to create a value-driven institution that inculcates operational efficiency and accountability in delivering desired outcomes effectively.

The key determinants of relationships within the Department are accountability, responsiveness, Batho Pele principles, commitments and integrity. Its key enablers are: a team approach based on strong intercluster collaboration; intersectoral collaboration; an outcomes- and/or evidence-based approach; and timely corrective actions.

Office Bearers/Management

Mr B Komphela
Head of Department
Dr D Motau

Mr Butana Komphela
Head of Department:
Dr David Motau
Mr MB Motsie
Dr BE Mzangwa
Deputy Directors General:
Mr MW Fikizolo (Executive Manager: Resource Management and Support Services Branch)
Dr TD Moji (Clinical Health Services Branch)
Mr SS Mtakati (Corporate Services Director)
Mr SC Polelo (National Health Insurance)
Ms NI Plank (Director: Office Support to Executive Management Directorate)
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Mr Zama Lekhula
Mr Mondli Mvambi (Head: Communication)
Mr Tebogo Oepeng (Media Liaison Officer)
Ms Pogisho Sehularo (Deputy Director: Public Communications and Marketing)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEQualifiedQualifiedQualifiedQualified
Total Final Appropriation8 728 6758 327 1777 994 3447 759 316
Actual Expenditure8 694 9528 293 7557 779 3867 611 720
Employee Compensation5 539 4645 258 7235 153 1844 944 006
Goods and Services2 374 4102 287 5921 967 7641 778 026
Capital Assets622 213648 642532 733732 919
Unauthorised Expenditure31 81411 16732 776135 848
Irregular Expenditure56 05516 70720 971113 135
Fruitless & Wasteful Expenditure6917 96659421
Posts Approved20 95223 93023 68322 784
Posts Filled17 81017 91618 86718 483
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