Netcare posts healthy R31.78bn in revenue

2014-11-24 18:36

The demand for private health care in SA is expected to remain strong, which will support Netcare's growth over the next few years, says group CEO Richard Friedland.

Debate on high private hospital costs hots up

2014-09-03 14:51

The debate on high private hospital costs is heating up with a medical scheme hitting out at the largest private hospital groups.

Health inquiry: Netcare loses bid to block KPMG

2014-08-22 16:37

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has dismissed Netcare's application to block KPMG from working on a market inquiry into the private health sector.

Weaker rand boosts Netcare profit

2014-05-19 13:14

Hospital group Netcare has reported a rise in first-half profit, thanks to a weaker rand and strong local demand.

Netcare profits up 25%

2013-11-18 09:40

Netcare has reported a rise in full-year profit, helped by a strong performance in its South African market.

8 injured in Gauteng crash

2013-05-04 11:29

Eight people have been injured, four seriously, after two taxis and a car collided along Van Dyk Road in Spring.

Netcare and Unisa strikes gain support

2013-04-19 18:53

Nehawu members embarking on protest action at Netcare and Unisa must not back down from demanding a decent living wage, says the SA Municipal Workers' Union.

Story of emotional Pistorius told

2013-02-19 21:01

Oscar Pistorius was emotional when his affidavit on how he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was read to the Pretoria Magistrate's Court.

Netcare buys stake in General Healthcare

2013-01-24 10:46

Healthcare group Netcare has agreed to acquire Brockton Capital’s stake in General Healthcare Group for £11m.

SA performance keeps Netcare healthy

2012-11-19 09:01

Netcare has posted an 18% decline in diluted headline earnings per share, with the healthcare group seeing a strong and improved contribution from South Africa.


Medical specialists charge way too much - report

2014-11-09 15:00

Medical specialists are charging up to 300% more than the amounts medical aid schemes allow, according to Rapport.

No substance to Netcare application - KPMG

2014-08-25 15:15

There is no substance to Netcare's bid to stop KPMG from helping the Competition Commission's inquiry into the private health sector, says the firm.

Fatal head-on collision on N2

2014-08-22 07:40

Two people died and four others were injured when two vehicles collided head-on on the N2 outside of Grahamstown.

Kidney scandal surgeon dies

2013-12-27 22:32

One of the four surgeons involved in an international cash-for-kidneys scandal has died.

Weaker rand a boon for Netcare

2013-05-20 13:15

Private hospital group Netcare reported a 23.2% increase in diluted headline earnings per share to 64.2c for the six months to March 31‚ driven in part by a weak rand.

Netcare, Nehawu renew wage talks

2013-04-30 15:53

Private health giant Netcare and Nehawu have resumed pay talks following intensified protest action.

Nehawu members at Netcare down tools

2013-04-16 11:24

Nehawu members employed at Netcare have embarked on a nationwide strike, but the hospital group says its operations were not severely affected.

Man killed in KwaZulu-Natal accident

2013-01-28 14:24

An elderly man has died and 16 other people have been injured when their minibus taxi overturned on the M25 near Durban.

Famous Brands wins Netcare catering deal

2012-11-22 10:20

Famous Brands has won a tender to provide private hospital group Netcare with catering and retail services under the Net Café brand.

Netcare sees earnings drop up to 20%

2012-11-16 11:00

Netcare expects its headline earnings for the year ended September to be between 10% and 20% lower than the previous period.

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