‘Sad rather than worrying.’ Here’s why Netcare’s CEO had to dump R200 million in shares

2019-05-23 13:59

The company says he was "obliged" to sell the shares to settle finance and other costs.

Hospersa criticises Netcare for possible retrenchments

2019-01-26 12:18

The Health and Other Services Personnel Trade Union of SA has issued a statement in which it criticised the Netcare Group for possible retrenchments.

Netcare to boost local infrastructure after UK exit

2018-11-19 20:27

Private hospital group Netcare says it has set aside R1.6bn for expansion projects in the country for 2019, with upgrades for Milpark Hospital and St Augustine's.

An enlarged prostate has just been treated with a new laser technique for the first time in SA

2018-06-05 09:42

HoLEP replaces a previous operation where a surgical instrument was inserted into the penis to treat enlarged prostates, also known benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).

Netcare pulling out of UK market

2018-03-30 12:12

Netcare will dispose of its interests in General Healthcare Group in a process that will see it exiting the UK, but says it looks forward to finalising its acquisition of Akeso Clinics in SA for R1.3bn.

Green light for Netcare’s R1.3bn Akeso buy

2018-03-19 14:38

The Competition Tribunal, supported by the Competition Commission, has approved the R1.3bn acquisition of Akeso Clinics by private healthcare group Netcare.

Female foetus found in Pretoria dumpster

2017-07-25 12:07

A female foetus has been found in a skip bin in Pretoria Gardens, paramedics say.

Sale of old hospital helps cushion Netcare results

2017-05-15 12:46

The sale of the old Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital helped cushion the blow for Netcare as the healthcare provider posted a 10% drop in revenue.

Boy,11, bitten by lion

2017-04-08 21:37

A 11-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after he was bitten by a lion in Laphelale.


Netcare sees interim results as resilient in challenging environment

2019-05-20 17:28

Healthcare provider Netcare says it has delivered a resilient interim performance in an increasingly challenging economic and healthcare environment.

WATCH: Furry friends spread festive cheer in paediatric oncology ward

2018-12-09 09:01

Paws for People spread some festive cheer in the paediatric oncology ward at the Netcare Unitas Hospital in Centurion. Watch.

Scathing new report slams confusing and expensive medical aid schemes

2018-07-05 12:22

Private health are in South Africa is characterised by ‘disempowered and uninformed’ consumers and schemes that are difficult to understand, according to a major new report by the Competition Commission.

Netcare interim results reflect transformational journey - CEO

2018-05-14 10:49

The last six months have seen various strategic initiatives implemented at Netcare, positioning the group well for future growth, says CEO Richard Friedland.

Netcare hit by market conditions in SA, UK

2017-11-20 12:35

Market conditions in both SA and the UK have placed pressure on Netcare's ability to grow, while funder-led demand management initiatives impacted results.

'Little Fighter' set to hear for the first time after beating the odds

2017-08-30 06:49

In just a few weeks, little Egan Pillay from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal will hear for the first time.

Beware: Fake Life Healthcare jobs advertised

2017-07-11 18:34

Life Healthcare warns of fraudulent jobs being advertised, using the brand.

Christmas sales boost Clicks results

2017-04-21 11:28

Despite a constrained consumer spending environment, Clicks Group has managed to boost sales by 13.1% for the first half of the year.

Mediclinic warns of jobs for cash scam

2017-01-13 18:39

Mediclinic is once again being falsely implicated in a job scam campaign shared on WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter, it warned.

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