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Cape Town to host international conference on healthcare quality and patient safety

In 2019 Cape Town will play host to what is regarded as the most prestigious of all conferences dealing with quality improvement and patient safety in health care...

Issued by COHSASA 17 Feb 2017

Botswana begins the health accreditation journey...

Even a heavy downpour of rain could not stop the jubilant spirits of Botswana hospital and clinic staff as two hospitals and three clinics celebrated their two-year accreditation awards from COHSASA...

Issued by COHSASA 1 Feb 2017

Minister denies shortage of medical grad posts

The health department says the problems with placements are overstated...

By Joan van Dyk 20 Jan 2017

Warning over jobs for sale

Community members are warned not to fall victim to scammers who are fraudulently inviting people to apply for nursing, porting and general vacancies at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital...

16 Jan 2017

New hospital at the heart of future medical precinct

Netcare's new flagship hospital is the first phase in comprehensive medical precinct...

24 Nov 2016

An antimicrobial stewardship programme drives appropriate use of antibiotics

The overuse of antibiotics and other antimicrobial medicines has precipitated one of the biggest threats to global health today...

15 Nov 2016

Junior docs get 26-hour shift

Junior doctors will no longer work 30-hour shifts - 26 hours is to become the new norm...

18 Aug 2016

Four trends in healthcare education

Understanding where the healthcare education system is headed in 2016 and beyond is helpful for patients, parents, and the employers who will be hiring fresh talent in the coming years...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 8 Aug 2016

#MandelaMonth: Ronald McDonald House to open at local hospital, a first for Africa

On Mandela Day, Ronald McDonald House Charities South Africa hosted media and investors at the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital in Parktown for a hard hat tour of the development. The house is scheduled to open in December 2016...

By Jessica Tennant 29 Jul 2016

COHSASA-accredited hospital earns top award for health excellence in Nigeria

Reddington Hospital in Lagos, Nigeria has won one of the country's most prestigious excellence awards for service delivery for the third year running...

Issued by COHSASA 6 Jul 2016

Tips to help you market a cosmetic clinic

We are going to talk about marketing a cosmetic clinic and we will be focused on what will bring in the best possible results. We are sure this is going to help a clinic to get many more clients...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 28 Jun 2016

Clicks to manage Netcare's Medicross pharmacies

Retailer Clicks will takeover managing private hospital group Netcare's 37 Medicross branded retail pharmacies and its 51 hospital "front shops", the two JSE-listed groups said in a joint-statement on Wednesday...

8 Jun 2016

Latest Accreditation Awards

The following hospitals have received full accreditation from the Council for Health Service Accreditation of Southern Africa NPC (COHSASA), a not-for-profit company based in Cape Town...

Issued by COHSASA 6 Jun 2016

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