Activation of the Protection of Personal Information Act

The commencement dates for the Protection of Personal Informa Act (POPI) have been announced by the Presidency. In terms of the proclamation, the following sections come into effect on 1 July 2020: sections 2 to 38; sections 55 to 109; section 111; and section 114 (1), (2) and (3). In short this means that the […]

POPI – Overview

To whom does POPI apply? There are very few businesses in South Africa that will not be impacted by POPI. POPI applies to – any public or private body or any other person which, alone or in conjunction with others, determines the purpose of and means for processing personal information (”responsible party”) and any person […]

Newsletter November 2018

PATIENT INFORMATION: MEDICAL RECORDS How does the POPI act and your patients’ medical records impact your business? We have set out a detailed newsletter for you to clear all grey areas in this very sensitive matter. This information will be conveyed to you through a series of newsletters. PATIENT INFORMATION:  The concept of patient confidentiality is entrenched in […]

Newsletter August 2018

Julian Botha at your service. We are happy to extend the services of Julian Botha to the customers of Xpedient. As a valued client we invite you to contact us should you need assistance within his field of expertise. He is one of a hand full of specialists with vast experience within the medical industry. Fields […]

Newsletter April 2018

Marketing: Xpedient recently attended the AfricaPCR 2018 Cardiovascular Congress at Century City Conference Centreon 25 – 27 March. This was a great opportunity for Xpedient to showcase the brand and build a strong relationship with our current clients however also gaining exposure to new potential clients. There were 435 active participants of which 270 were medical staff. The congress turned […]

Newsletter March 2018

Since the government announced that the VAT rate will increase to 15>#/b### on 1 April 2018, we are happy to share our implementation process of this change with you. We will facilitate the changeover to make it as convenient as possible for our clients.  It is important to note that the government gazette speaks of the “service date” to […]