Mastering Healthcare Communication

Mastering Healthcare Communication

On the 12th April 2019, Dr Jacobus Barnard of the Medical Protection Society’s (MPS) Educational Faculty presented a 3-hour international workshop called “Mastering Healthcare Communication” at the PsySSA head office in Parktown. The workshop is tailored to help...
Minister wants medical aid to follow the law

Minister wants medical aid to follow the law

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says medical aid schemes cannot withhold payments that are due to medical practitioners. He urged schemes to follow the law. Motsoaledi’s comments come after claims of racial discrimination in healthcare. On Wednesday the Council of...
Benefits of a Practice Management System

Benefits of a Practice Management System

When I started a Private practice (part time) in 1994 – I could not find colleagues to advise me on how to run and manage a new practice. Things were very different then. There were many more medical aids (believe it or not) and all claims were submitted manually,...