MegaBanner-Right

MegaBanner-Left

LeaderBoad-Right

LeaderBoard-Left

Home Tags Healthcare

Tag: Healthcare

These are your Discovery medical aid prices for 2019

Discovery has published new pricing schedules for its medical aid plans for 2019. The insurance provider announced its 2019 changes in September, saying that its prices would increase by a weighted 9.2% across its...

South Africans are drinking themselves to death

A new study has shown that one in 10 deaths in South Africa can be attributed to alcohol abuse in some way – with men in low income groups the most...

WC Health Department to upgrade Tygerberg Hospital

Western Cape government says it has put plans in place to upgrade Tygerberg Hospital in Cape Town. Officials say the upgrades will be split into two parts; one for the...

Local scientist receives global recognition

Cape Town-based scientist, Dr Yael Joffe, recently received global recognition in the Perricone MD Born Seekers Campaign (San Francisco). The campaign featured 20 women who are ‘Born Seekers’, finding breakthroughs in...

Life Healthcare expects revenue to surge up to 18.5%

Life Healthcare shares shot up 2.45% in early trade on the JSE on Monday after the group said it expected its revenue to increase by between 16.5% and 18.5% in the...

Millions of South Africans will lose access to private healthcare: FMF

New medical insurance demarcation regulations coming into effect from April this year will rob millions of South Africans of access to affordable private healthcare, while forcing them to hang around for...

A doctor on call . . . anytime, anywhere and for anyone

Hello Doctor lets you talk to a doctor on your phone, so that you can get the medical advice you need, when you need it. We’re changing the way you manage...

National healthcare is about to become the next ‘e-tolls’

The large degree of uncertainty and lack of common understanding of how the NHI will be implemented and operate is of concern, given the magnitude of the proposed reform, according to...

S.A’s public and private sector healthcare woes can be blamed on government

The NHI White Paper cites a number of public and private sector failures as reasons to implement NHI. But who is responsible for causing these failures? The overarching reasons given...

Swiss Acino acquires Litha Healthcare

Acino, a Swiss pharmaceutical company, has acquired South Africa’s Litha Healthcare. Litha, headquartered in Johannesburg, provides services and products to public and private hospitals, pharmacies, general and specialist practitioners, as well as government law enforcement programmes. ...

MUST READ

‘5-in-1 Trade Show’ brings important industries, buyers and sellers, together

THIS year’s event is set to be one of the biggest Electra Mining Africa exhibitions to date with over 850 companies exhibiting across six...

RECOMMENDED

Cape Business News
Follow us on Social Media