Jun 27,2024 / News / Legal Brief

Please join us for an in-person or online discussion where our panel of experts will explore certain of the challenges presented by a changing healthcare and life sciences legal environment in South Africa.

With the imminent advent of a national health insurance scheme in South Africa, the healthcare sector, both public and private, is set to change fundamentally. However, whilst we continue to monitor developments concerning the current National Health Insurance Bill, there are other developments in the sector that deserve attention. We intend to provide you with a range of views on the legal developments in the healthcare sector in South Africa and the tools to make the decisions to keep your business thriving and relevant in light of those developments.


15:30 – 15:35Welcome and IntroductionNeil Kirby | Director and Head of Healthcare & Life Sciences
15:35 – 16:00Technology and Innovation Trends in Healthcare: What to Expect (or not) in the Near FuturePreeta Bhagattjee | Director and Head of Innovation & Technology
16:00 – 16:25 Guess What I am: The Application of the Extended Producer Regulations for Supply Chain ParticipantsHelen Michael | Director Healthcare & Life Sciences
16:00 – 16:50 Portability of Patient and Provider Information under the (proposed) National Health Insurance Scheme: What, Where, How and Why?Natalie Scott | Director and Head of Sustainability
16:50 – 17:15A Foot in the Door: Contracting for the Provision of Healthcare Services under the (proposed) National Health Insurance SchemeNeil Kirby | Director and Head of Healthcare & Life Sciences
17:15 – 17:30 Questions, discussion and closing