Information on COVID-19 is constantly evolving.

It is important for everyone to take personal responsibility for being informed with credible updates on the pandemic. Below are the different hotlines and call centres that can assist with any questions you might have on the COVID-19 response, solidarity fund, clarity on (fake) news, and other developments in their respective specialties.

Emergency Hotline: 0800 029 999

WhatsApp Support Line: 0600-123456

JOIN US in the Vaccines 4 Healthcare Workers Initiative!

The South African COVID-19 vaccination plan intends to vaccinate frontline healthcare workers first. Since the announcement on the 7th of January 2021, there has been a flurry of activity to prepare for the identification of personnel, appropriate selection and distribution of the limited supplies of vaccine.​

During a time of crisis
By prof. Morgan Chetty

Telemedicine has helped healthcare provider organisations and caregivers better respond to the needs of patients.

Letter from IPAF to Director General

Letter from IPAF to Director General Re:Extension of Chronic Prescriptions By Dr Anben Pillay


In commenting on the fact that hospitals have applied to be permitted to employ HCP's, we have studied the relevant points,

Healthcare Federation of SA to be launched in July

Deliberations on the launch of a South African Chapter of the African Health Federation, which commenced during the African Health Business symposium in Johannesburg in October, will come to fruition in Cape Town on July 21 with the formal launch of the Health Federation of South Africa (HFSA).

Fraud Waste & Abuse (FWA) Written By Dr Elija Nkosi

Fraud (Intentional) This is an intentional wrongful or criminal deception intended to result in financial gain. Unlawfully making a misrepresentation that prejudices another.

IPAF Newsletter

February 2019 - IPAF Members Update


The minister of Health presented the NHA Bill to the public on 08th August 2019. It has 11 Sections

Short Learning Program offered by the University of Witwatersrand

The first and only sonar course with a competence certificate for healthcare practitioners.