BHF Wits Business School Trustee Development Programme | 2018-12-01

BHF invites medical scheme trustees, principal officers and those working in the healthcare environment to register for the NQF level 07 accredited BHF & Wits Business School Trustee Development that will equip students with tools and strategies on how to improve the health status of medical scheme members; the roles & responsibilities of trustees; ethical leadership; environment of business landscape; the law relating to medical schemes; history of medical schemes; fraud, waste & abuse; health finance; health governance; principles and practice of governance: King IV practices. 

September  in-take

This four-day programme will take place on the following dates: 16th to 17th September 2019 and 18th  and 19th September 2019.  Exams will take place on the 23 September 2019 with an option to travel back to SA & write on 14 October 2019. Click here to register for September in-take


The Late Professor Sam Fehrsen, Pioneer, Pathfinder

The late Professor Sam Fehrsen (26 August 1938 – 22 May 2018) is the recipient of the Dr Humphrey Zokufa Lifetime Achievement Award for 2019 for the Titanium Award honoured at the recent 20th Annual BHF Southern African Conference which was held the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

Register now for BHF & Wits Business School Trustee Development Programme

With governance being key in solving some of the challenges that our country is facing at the moment, it is imperative to keep abreast of governance trends and skills required of the Board of Director.  Medical scheme stakeholders are urged to register for the NQF level 07 accredited Trustee Development Programme presented by the Board of Healthcare Funders of Southern Africa in partnership with the Wits Business School.

Congratulations to the Winners of 2019 Titanium Awards

23 July 2019: Cape Town, South Africa: The fifth edition of the Titanium Awards saw the inclusion of a new category known as the Best Paper Award. The award seeks to promote a balance of scientific rigour and relevance to the industry so that science is accessible to member trustees. Shivani Ranchod became the first winner of the Best Paper Award.