SAOPA Newsletter – 30 September 2021

SAOPA Annual General Meeting – 16/17 November 2021 Planning for the Annual General Meeting and Workshop is underway. The workshops and AGM will be held on the 16th and 17th November 2021, and we request that you start making provision for this in your diary. The final program will be announced once confirmation has been received […]

Compensation Fund Webinar

Please share this communication with the person / department / service provider responsible for configuring and managing your e-mail domain and systems. With POPIA and privacy legislation being enacted worldwide and the marked increase in cybercrime, Discovery is enhancing its security posture by taking further steps to protect client data. Since we take the protection […]

HPCSA CPD Upload Manual

HPCSA Manual of how to upload CPD points/certificates onto the HPCSA portal Working together for a stronger inclusive profession

Vaccination Update

Vaccination Update V4HCW Breaking News The following vaccination sites are now open for OOH HCW booking. GP  : Netcare Milpark GP  : CMJAHGP  : Mediclinic MedforumKZN : Mediclinic PMBKZN : Netcare St AugustinesWC   : Melomed Gatesville  Please schedule your appointment – https://bookings.v4hcw.co.za Let’s recap 1. Make a booking online https://bookings.v4hcw.co.za. If a site is not listed, it […]

URGENT ASSISTANCE REQUIRED

URGENT ASSISTANCE REQUIRED Dear Colleagues We require your assistance in our coding endeavours. We are attempting to gain quick fixes with our current list of professional fees while we lumber on with the bigger coding project to be in line with international standards and transparency. First stop is MISSING CODES Please take a few minutes to […]

Practitioner assistance for educational studies

Topic: Research assistance – The Impact of Prosthetic Limbs on children with Bilateral Lower Limb Amputations Contact person: Siphosethu Zantsi Email: 17786975@sun.ac.za / siphosethuzantsi@gmail.com Institution: Stellenbosch University (Physiotherapy Dept) OVERVIEW The purpose of this study is to interview children who have bilateral lower limbs amputations and have received prosthetic limbs. The study aims to explore how […]

SOUTH AFRICAN LYMPHATIC & VENOUS SOCIETY – INTERNATIONAL VEIN WEEK

INTERNATIONAL VEIN WEEK 5 – 11 April 2021 The South African Lymphatic & Venous Society (SALVS) invites you to join the global public and health professionals venous-lymphatic awareness project, The International Vein Week. This not-for-profit initiative is hosted under the auspices of SALVS in collaboration with venous-lymphatic World International Network (v-WIN). Lymphatic and Venous Diseases […]

Webinar – Practice Audits & Clawbacks

Webinar – Practice Audits & Clawbacks  CPD Event – 1 Ethics CEU Join us for our March webinar where we aim to provide information around the auditing process: what to expect; what the practitioner’s rights are and those of their patients when sharing patient information (regarding the POPI act); do’s and don’ts; and when to seek […]

Newsletter – March 2021

Newsletter – March 2021 Compression Stockings Effective in Diabetes & PAD; Aid Sport Activity Performance Two new studies show the effectiveness of compression stockings (CS) in the settings of diabetes and peripheral arterial disease (PAD) as well as in sport performance.   Read More Prediction of ischial ramal angle fortransfemoral ischial containment sockets A well-fitting […]