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2017 – Pushing Patients... Practitioner “Pawns” and Peanuts for pay!!
Chronic patients on the move........ have you lost yours yet???
Prior Pre-Paid Mobile Health Care Vouchers
Here is the first real alternative to Medical Aid, from IPA Foundation and Prior Vouchers.
We are excited at the new concept of Prior Pre-Paid Mobile Health Care Vouchers, which can be used to pay for a consultation at the Family Practitioner without the patient needing to acquire or carry cash on hand. Prior Pre-Paid Mobile Healthcare Vouchers is worth R320.00 for a consultation in 2017.
NHI Presentation - Alignment of PMB Review with NHI Policy
Jail for Medical Aid Fraudsters
Limpopo – Three fraudsters who scammed Bonitas medical scheme out of almost R1.3m have been sentenced after being convicted of a total of 1 448 fraud charges.
URGENT NEWS from IPAF
Guidelines for good practice in the Health Care Professions
General Ethical Guidelines for the Health Care Professions: Practice as a health care professional is based upon a relationship of mutual trust between patients and health care practitioners. The term “profession” means “a dedication, promise or commitment publicly made."
Compilation of 2017 Tariff Offerings by SA Funders
To download the tarriff offerings by SA Funders, please click this link : http://docweb.co.za/practice-management/tariffs/2017-tariff-offerings.html
Alternatively you can access it directly from the main menu under practice management.
Poisons Information Helpline: Number Change
The number and name for the poisons emergency telephone service available throughout South Africa has changed.
The new 24/7 poisons service is called: Poisons Information Helpline 0861 555 777
Please remove your old numbers and replace with the above which is serviced by both Tygerberg Hospital and Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital.
If you would also like to display the two poison centres’ office numbers for general non-emergency queries, they are as follows:
- Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital Poisons Information Centre: 021 6585111
- Tygerberg Poisons Information Centre: 021 9389596 (Office Hours)