Healthcare Trends 2020

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#BestofBiz 2019: Healthcare

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

17 Dec 2019

Cardiologist demonstrates intricate procedure

Cardiologists and other medical practitioners from around Africa recently had the opportunity to watch a South African professor expertly direct a special repair device via tiny wires and catheters towards a patient's heart in order to repair a hole in this vital organ.

4 Nov 2019

Workshop emphasises benefits of Nuss procedure for sunken chest deformity

The minimally invasive Nuss procedure to correct more serious cases of sunken chest deformity, or pectus excavatum is still relatively unknown in South Africa...

25 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

Giant strides forward in minimally invasive foot surgery

The techniques and technologies used internationally for minimally invasive foot and ankle surgery have advanced to such an extent in recent years...

17 Sep 2019

#bhf2019conference: Doing better with less

Waste, fraud and abuse across the healthcare spectrum are contributing the high cost of healthcare, and ultimately patients are paying with their lives...

By Nicci Botha 26 Jul 2019

3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Jul 2019

New procedure uses ultrasonic waves to break down coronary artery blockages

A procedure that cracks highly calcified deposits and blockages within coronary arteries using ultrasonic waves was successfully performed for the first time in Africa at Netcare Union Hospital in Alberton, near Johannesburg, recently...

24 Jun 2019

What stresses doctors out?

Long hours and poor working conditions are negatively impacting the personal health of many South African healthcare professionals, according to the 2019 PPS Graduate Professional Index (GPI) results...

20 Jun 2019

Drone to deliver life-saving blood

The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) and Western Cape Blood Service (WCBS) intend to save more lives by using drone technology to deliver blood to hospitals in remote areas...

3 Jun 2019

Participate in the Miles for Smiles Youth Day run to make a real difference

Calling all runners, walkers and fun lovers! Join the Miles for Smiles Youth Day fun run presented by Miltons Matsemela Attorneys, on Sunday, 16 June, on Melkbosstrand beach at 10am...

Issued by Cipla 28 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: Saving trauma patients

Where a person lives can drastically limit their access to trauma care...

24 May 2019

Future doctors look for innovative solutions for healthcare challenges

A new initiative by the University of Cape Town's (UCT) Surgical Society is offering students from across faculties the opportunity to join forces to help plot a new course for South Africa's healthcare system...

2 May 2019

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