Archive for December 2013

Practice Policies – Staff Employment

Medical practices, just like any other businesses, should have policies in place that cover everything that relates to staff and their employment. Our last post looked at policies relating to patients; here we cover the basics of policies relating to practice employees. All permanent staff should have contracts in line


Practice Policies and Patients

Every medical practice needs policies in place to be consistent and clear in how it manages its relationship with its patients. Some of these are legal requirements to keep up-to-date with HPCSA rules, the National Health Act and Consumer Protection Act, others are just a matter of good practice management.