HPCSA – Professional Conduct & Ethics
The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.
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Continuing Professional Development
We offer accredited development for Health Professionals and Educators in the paediatric sector. Our workshops are instructor led and can cater to distance learning.
The DUXAH training encompasses and addresses two critical components supporting the successful management of any healthcare practice as a business.
Everything you need to simplify your CPD • Multiple choice CPD questionnaires - on-line or via SMS • CPD event attendance tracking
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Want to list your practice on an online directory?
Find contact information for colleagues and specialists, get more patients, and receive CME/CPD invites and healthcare-regulation communications.
The best way to connect with new patients and expand your practice.
Your South African Multi - Disciplinary Health Professionals Directory.
Other helpful resources:
Surveys to assess your clients’ needs: surveymonkey.com
Record a webinar: gotomeeting.com
Set up a free conference call: freeconferencecall.com
Manage a marketing campaign: contactually.com
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