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HPV: Who Should Be Vaccinated and Why?

Human Papilloma Virus is a sexually transmitted infection that causes cervical cancer. There are multiple genotypes, but 70% of all cervical cancers are due to HPV type 16 and 18. They are also implicated in causing Anal, Oropharyngeal, Vulvar, Vaginal and Penile cancers. HPV causes a spectrum of disease – with anogenital warts being caused by Genotypes 6 and 11.

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Busamed has once again been acknowledged for excellence in the healthcare industry - featured image

December 6, 2018

Busamed has once again been acknowledged for excellence in the healthcare industry

Two hospitals, Busamed Gateway Private Hospital and Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital were both awarded prestigious Silver Arrow Awards by PMR.africa.

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December 6, 2018

SA scores Africas first orthopaedic robotic surgery

Africa's first-of-its-kind orthopaedic robotic surgery was performed at Busamed Modderfontein Private Hospital, Johannesburg East on Thursday this week.

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November 30, 2018

Kidney Awareness Community Workshop

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been estimated to affect as much as 15% of the South African population.

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November 6, 2018

Busamed deal set to transform South Africas healthcare sector

Standard Bank recently facilitated the R1.7billion acquisition of the Gateway and Hillcrest Private Hospitals for independently owned private hospital group Busamed; who continue to transform the South African health sector by providing more accessible world class healthcare.

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November 3, 2018

Insight from a surgical breast cancer specialist

Breast cancer is the most common cancer amongst women in South Africa and internationally and according to the National Cancer Registry (NCR), its incidence is on the increase.

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October 6, 2018

Cancer Awareness

Staff at Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital did their bit for Cancer Awareness on Friday, 12 October by either baking or supporting the cupcake drive and in the process raised a whopping R3544 for Cupcakes-of-Hope.

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October 3, 2018

Standard Bank supports transformation of South African private hospital sector

Standard Bank is proud to have supported Busamed in its recent acquisition of the operations of Gateway and Hillcrest private hospitals from Ross Healthcare.

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July 18, 2017

Busamed Gateway Private Hospital supports the North Coast Courier Orphan Fund

The staff of Busamed Gateway Private Hospital are known for their compassion and care for their patients and today, in support of Mandela Day, they showed their commitment to the community of North Durban as well.

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May 5, 2017

Save Lives: Clean your Hands

Each year the WHO SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign aims to progress the goal of maintaining a global profile on the importance of hand hygiene in health care and to ‘bring people together’ in support of hand hygiene improvement globally.