Stop Stockouts

Monitoring Essential Medicines Consortium



June 2016 - 2015 Stop Stockouts Survey Report:

The Stop Stockouts Project (SSP) releases the 3rd Annual National Stop Stockouts Survey (2015) – an appraisal of the stock levels of a selection of critical drugs in the public sector.

In the fourth quarter of 2015, the SSP carried out its second annual telephonic survey to assess the extent and impact of stockouts across South Africa.

Access the 2015 report here
Access the 2014 report here
Access the 2013 report here
Photographer: Sebastian Charles
Photographer: Bithin Das
Photographer: Isabelle Merny
Stockouts

Reported Stockouts

Export list to Excel
Case Medicines Clinic Province Date Details
Open and Verified
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • Rabies vaccine
Malangeni Clinic Eastern Cape 26 May 2017 Stockout has been reported
Open and Verified
  • Efavirenz
Port Elizabeth Depot Eastern Cape 24 May 2017 Sock out of treatment has been ongoing for 1 month. Depot is giving clinics dues out lists
Open and Verified
  • Efavirenz
Mthatha Pharmaceutical Depot Eastern Cape Sock out of treatment has been ongoing for 1 month. Depot is giving clinics dues out lists
Open and Verified
  • Efavirenz
  • Co-Trimoxazole
Calcot Dhlephu Clinic Gauteng 24 May 2017 Stockout has been reported and its ongoing since April and two weeks 2017
Open and Verified
  • Efavirenz
  • Efavirenz
  • Vitamin C (ascorbic Acid)
  • Calcium gluconate
  • Potassium chloride
Rolweni Clinic Eastern Cape Stockout has been reported and its going on since march 2017
Open and Verified
  • Bandages
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
Lusikisiki Village Clinic (Qaukeni) Eastern Cape 23 May 2017 Stock out has been ongoing for 1 months. facility is borrowing from the nearest clinics
Open and Verified
  • Panado
  • Modecate Injection
  • Aspirin
  • Dipth,Pert,Tet, Polio, HIB, HepB . 1 Vial(HEXACIM)
  • Metronidazole
  • Metronidazole
Shepherds Hope Clinic Eastern Cape stouck has been been reported and its going on since 6 March 2017
Open and Verified
  • Panado
  • Modecate Injection
  • Aspirin
Port Shepstone Hospital KwaZulu-Natal stouck has been been reported and its going on since 6 March 2017
Open and Verified
  • Panado
  • Aspirin
  • Modecate Injection
Shepherds Hope Clinic Eastern Cape stouck has been been reported and its going on since 6 March 2017
Open and Verified
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Folic acid
  • Metronidazole
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (Prevenar)
  • Clotrimazole cream
Mndozo Clinic KwaZulu-Natal 11 May 2017 Stock out has been ongoing for 2 months. patients are leaving the facility with no medication.
Open and Verified
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (Prevenar)
  • Metronidazole
  • Clotrimazole cream
  • Tuberculin
  • Erythromycin suspension
Madadeni 5 Clinic KwaZulu-Natal 18 May 2017 Stock out has been ongoing for 2 months. patients are leaving the facility with no medication.
Open and Verified
  • Prednisone
  • Efavirenz
  • Efavirenz
  • Measles
  • Isoniazid
Taylor Bequest Gateway Clinic (Elundini) Eastern Cape 15 May 2017 stock out has been reported and its going on since 17 march 2017
Open and Verified
  • Ferrous sulphate
  • Paracatamol
  • Simvastatin
  • Aspirin
  • multivitamin
Mariveni Clinic Limpopo Stock out case has been reported and has been going on for 5 days
Open and Verified
  • Efavirenz
Vyeboom Clinic Limpopo 4 Apr 2017 Stock out case has been reported and going on for 3 days. patients are sent home with no medication
Open and Unverified
  • FDC (Tenofovir 300mg/Emricitabine 200mg/Efavirenz 600mg)
  • hexavalent vaccine
  • Metformin
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Panado
  • Aspirin
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Panado
  • Modecate Injection
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
  • Panado
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • Syringe
  • chlorpheniramine
Malangeni Clinic Eastern Cape 8 May 2017
Open and Unverified
  • Malaria
Dzumeri CHC Limpopo 8 May 2017 Shortage of Malaria test kit has been reported
Open and Unverified
  • Risperidone
Spartan Clinic Gauteng
Open and Verified
  • Coartem
Charlotte Maxeke Hospital Gauteng 12 Apr 2017 Stockout case has been reported and has been going on for the past 3 weeks, patienst are been refered to nearer facilities.
Closed and Verified
  • FDC (Tenofovir 300mg/Emricitabine 200mg/Efavirenz 600mg)
  • Efavirenz
  • Tenofovir
Madwaleni Hospital Eastern Cape 10 Apr 2017 Stock out case has been reported and has been going on for 6 days, patients are sent home with a fewer supply.
Closed and Verified
  • Abacavir
4th Avenue Clinic Gauteng 3 Mar 2017 testing sms
First


RHAP, RuDASA, SA HIV Clinician’s Society, SECTION27, MSF and TAC have launched a national Stop Stock Outs Project to assist the thousands of health care users whose lives remain threatened by the chronic plague of medication stock outs

Stop Stock Outs gives a voice to patients and healthcare workers experieincing stock outs. All reports will be escalated to accountable government individuals and entities for resolution