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Healthcare trends

Prof Chetty looks at the trends emerging from various healthcare profiling programmes and the looming challenges to achieve appropriate and accountable care. (more…)

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Focus on fraud and litigation prevention at GGPF conference

Refrain from committing fraud and stay out of trouble by communicating properly with your patients. These two warnings were sounded at the Gauteng General Practitioners’ Forum’s first CPD conference held at Gallagher Estate last month. Addressing a record crowd of close to 300 GPs, Prof Morgan Chetty, CEO of the KwaZulu-Natal Managed Care Coalition said […]

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Sessional appointments not an option for NHI contracts

This year’s three-day Annual Healthcare Summit held at Convention Dynamics in Isando, explored the evolution of healthcare in SA and the leadership and cooperation that is needed to improve access and quality. It brought together opinion leaders and delegates from across the healthcare landscape in SA. On this page, we cover news from some of […]

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NHI: GP contracts moving forward

The first steps towards implementing GP contracts under NHI are underway, with a task team already working on a second draft of a contract for GPs who agree to work in NHI pilot sites. This was confirmed by Prof Morgan Chetty, chairman of the Independent Physicians Association (IPA) Foundation of SA and the KwaZulu-Natal Managed […]

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GP accreditation pilots kick off

The Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa (COHSASA) will kick off with its first two GP accreditation pilot sites in February in the Western Cape. Prof Stuart Whittaker, COHSASA CEO, confirmed: “We’ve gone through the normative stage where we get experts to come in and advise us. Now we want to go to […]

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