ARTICLES RELATING TO HPCSA

Wouter Basson loses latest court bid

2016-04-22 14:22

Cardiologist Wouter Basson has lost his legal bid for the recusal of the professional conduct committee members who found him guilty of unethical conduct.

Support for Comrades doc

2016-04-01 11:00

Support for Comrades Marathon chief medic and Richmond district surgeon Dr Jeremy Boulter has poured in after his practice was shut down on Wednesday.

Judgment reserved in Basson's HPCSA appeal

2016-02-10 17:28

Judgment has been reserved in cardiologist Dr Wouter Basson's review application to set aside a decision by two members of the HPCSA's professional conduct committee not to recuse themselves from the proceedings against him.

Basson in court to appeal HPCSA ruling

2016-02-09 06:38

Apartheid-era chemical warfare expert Dr Wouter Basson is expected to appeal an HPCSA ruling, at the High Court in Pretoria, that found him guilty on all charges relating to his professional conduct as a head doctor during apartheid.

Noakes’s HPCSA hearing due to continue

2016-02-08 05:34

The hearing against Professor Tim Noakes by the Health Professions Council of SA, over a tweet he sent, is due to continue.

Banting converts lend Noakes support at HPCSA hearing

2015-11-24 21:15

Several of Professor Tim Noakes's supporters have been attending the Health Professions Council of SA hearings. Noakes is appearing before the council after being charged with unprofessional conduct.

Tim Noakes makes another appearance before health council

2015-11-24 05:34

The hearing against Professor Tim Noakes will continue after he was charged with unprofessional conduct following a complaint to the Health Professions Council of SA.

A new report unearths the shocking state of HPCSA

2015-11-05 13:56

The Health Professions Council of SA is in for a major overhaul, following a probe that found the body failed in executing its core functions, says Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi.

Why doctors and patients should not connect on Facebook

2015-09-21 13:28

Marli Smit of the South African Medical Association warns against doctors and patients using social media to get or give help in diagnosing diseases and health problems.

The Health Professions Council of SA is in for a major shake-up

2015-09-10 13:29

A shake-up at the Health Professions Council of SA (HPCSA) is imminent, following a high-level inquiry into tender corruption to inefficiency at the troubled body.

 

Wouter Basson to hear his fate

2016-04-22 05:42

Infamous cardiologist Dr Wouter Basson will hear his fate after he applied to set aside a decision by two members of the HPCSA's professional conduct committee not to recuse themselves from the proceedings against him.

Doc told to shut practice

2016-03-31 11:39

The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) has instructed Comrades Marathon doctor and Richmond district surgeon Jeremy Boulter to shut down his practice.

Noakes: I realised one size doesn't fit all - as it happened

2016-02-10 15:00

Tim Noakes has started his testimony at his HPCSA hearing into whether or not he gave unconventional and unscientific advice to a woman about a banting diet for children.

HPCSA 'playing games' with Noakes - lawyer

2016-02-08 14:21

Professor Tim Noakes's legal team has accused the Health Professions Council of SA of "playing games" with his rights.

Noakes hearing to continue in 2016

2015-11-30 20:37

The hearing against Professor Tim Noakes by the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) will continue next year.

10 reasons why News24 users love and loathe banting

2015-11-24 12:42

While the HPCSA continues its hearings on whether Professor Tim Noakes acted unprofessionally by giving unconventional advice on breastfeeding, many News24 users have described why they believe his diet works.

Heads to roll at HPCSA

2015-11-05 14:47

Heads are likely to roll at the Health Professions Council of SA after a ministerial task team found its three top officials were “unfit” to hold their positions.

Slave doctor in SA: Working for free for 8 years

2015-10-20 14:07

For the past eight years, Kenyan Dr Michael Rebeiro has been treating South African patients for free. Now the Health Professions Council of SA refuses to register him.

Motsoaledi will make the HPCSA findings public

2015-09-21 09:09

Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi says while no formal announcement has been made regarding the future of the National Health Insurance (NHI), much was being behind the scenes to ensure its effective roll-out in the near future.

Fraudster doctor ordered to pay back the money

2015-07-13 19:43

The Pretoria Magistrate's Court has ordered a Northern Cape doctor, found guilty of defrauding the labour department's compensation fund of almost R689 000, to pay back the money with interest.

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