Ashoka Fellow
South Africa
Fellow Since 2002
Tateni Home Care Nursing Services
This description of Veronica Khosa's work was prepared when Veronica Khosa was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2002.
Veronica Khosa has designed a prototype home-based nursing service that has influenced health care policies nationally and internationally. Her work has changed the lives of many chronically and terminally ill patients in South Africa's Gauteng province.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
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Featured in How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas by David Bornstein (2007, updated edition)

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