Absenteeism and employee counselling
It must however be borne in mind, that once an
employee’s services are terminated, a replacement has to be
recruited and there will be waiting time until the new recruit
completes his training. All this is cost incurred. Another is the
social factor - a family has lost the earnings of its breadwinner.
Reminiscences of Gold
Master-builder of the Human Genetics Unit
Walking up the stairs of the Faculty of
Medicine, which reminded me of a colonial English Mansion with an
imposing regal atmosphere, I finally found the Office of the Dean.
‘Not at all possible to replace President’
I have listened to the Speaker’s speech, which
was made in Parliament. That was very clear. He never accused anyone
and what he said was, whatever happened, take steps to make sure
that issues was amicably and respectfully settled, in keeping with
each one’s dignity in place.
At present cancer is considered as one of five
silent killer diseases (heart ailment, hypertension, diabetes, HIV
Aids). There is no permanent cure for these ailments, but they could
be controlled. In the case of cancer, like HIV the side effects due
to treatment (heavy dosage of strong drugs, chemotherapy,
radiotherapy etc) are high and patients usually get disheartened
during treatment and refuse to cooperate.