Protecting the public and
guiding the professions

For the Public

The Council regulates the health professions in the country in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards.


Invitation to Serve as a Public Rep on the Professional Conduct Committees of the HPCSA
The Health Professions Council of South Africa hereby invites applications from suitably qualified and interested persons to serve on its Professional Conduct Committees in terms of the Health Professions Act, 1974 (Act No. 56 of 1974).  This invite is extended to persons who have five years’ experience in presiding at disciplinary hearings
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Guide to Practitioners on alleged Medical Aid Fraud
Council and its Professional Boards have for a long time been inundated with outcries from professionals across all professional boards about been subjected to extortion and being coerced by medical schemes into signing acceptance of liability and agreements to refund the schemes for funds allegedly paid fraudulently to the practitioner >>>read more