Scientific and technological breakthroughs are changing the way doctors treat and manage diseases. However, many developing nations across Africa still lack basic resources and infrastructure to provide quality healthcare. According to Our Africa healthcare in Africa differs widely, depending on the country and also the region – those living in urban areas are more likely […]
In 2019 Cape Town will host to what is regarded as the most prestigious of all conferences dealing with quality improvement and patient safety in health care. (more…)
The 6th International Infection Control Africa Network (ICAN) congress takes place from 25 – 28 September at the Indaba Hotel and Conference Centre, Johannesburg. (more…)
Qualicare, GEMS, Discovery, Medshield and Medscheme have announced their annual discussion between the doctors of the Western Cape and medical schemes’ Senior Executives. Combined, these funders represent over 60% of your practice turnover and income. They have new offerings for 2016/17, as well as new ideas for Family Practitioners to lead the Primary Healthcare initiatives […]
The complex issue of emerging threats in infectious diseases will be discussed by leading international and local subject matter experts at the 2015 Congress hosted by The Federation of Infectious Diseases Societies of Southern Africa (FIDSSA). (more…)
11th World Federation of Societies of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine Congress Durban ICC 28 Aug-1 September Thousands of the world’s top critical care and intensive care experts are expected to gather in Durban at the end of August for the 11th Congress of the World Federation of Intensive and Critical Care Medicine to explore […]
The Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Congress was held in Somerset West from 16-18 March 2013. Here are some of the companies represented at the congress.
Medical Chronicle was at the Neurological Association of SA Congress in March 2013. Here are some snaps from the event.
Date: Friday 15 March 2013 Time: 08:30 for 09:00 to 13:00 Presenter: Elsabe Klinck Venue: Glenhove Conference and Training Centre Description: This code has been effective since 1 May 2012. There has been substantial uncertainty as to the interpretation of the code and its accompanying guidelines. This workshop will address the most pertinent interpretational issues […]
Title: Protection of Personal Information Bill (POPI) and its impact on medical schemes Date: Friday 15 February 2013 Time: 09:00 for 09:30 to 12:00 Presenter: Esmé Prins The passage into law of the Protection of Personal Information Bill (POPI) is imminent and, when it does come into effect, it will have significant implications, both […]