SASES 2021 Virtual Congress – Registrations are Open

SASES will be hosting a virtual congress this year - 9 to 10 September 2021. Please visit the congress website for more information. Registrations are now open. https://sasescongress.co.za

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Medscheme approves Proventi Accreditation for Bariatric Surgery

SASES is proud to announce its efforts to represent members in discussions with Medical Schemes, and motivation regarding the performance of metabolic surgery has been fruitful. We are pleased to inform you that the Medscheme …

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COVID 19

We realise you may be bombarded with information related to the COVID 19 outbreak. These are useful links to information that may be useful in your efforts to manage the outbreak in your area.   …

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SASES 2018 talks & photos

Presentations and photos from the 2018 SASES congress are available online.

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Bariatric accreditation

SASES has been involved in the development of accreditation for bariatric surgeons in South Africa. There are now 2 possible ways for a surgeon to achieve accreditation for performing bariatric surgery. Please visit this page …

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‘NHI will be an unmitigated disaster’

  “Despite its proven incompetence at managing public service organisations, the government is determined to create a vast centralised healthcare system. Instead of failing only some South Africans, as it does now, government healthcare will …

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Laparoscopic Appendectomy Study, Medscheme

22 May 2017   The final analysis of our six-month study was completed by Medscheme.  Fedhealth has now agreed to allow all appendectomies to be done laparoscopically, by SASES surgeons, in any hospital until the end …

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