Awards

Awards for Netcare's South African operations

2016/17 Ask Afrika Orange Index
Netcare won the 2016/17 Ask Afrika Orange Index Award in the private hospitals category and also achieved the 6th place overall across all industries measured, the first time that a company in the private hospital category featured among the Top 10. The index acknowledges customer service excellence across various industries, with 135 companies across 33 industries having been benchmarked in the 2016/17 index.

2016 Top 100 Most Empowered JSE Listed Companies
Netcare has been ranked 16th overall in the 2016 Top 100 Most Empowered JSE Listed Companies Report.

2016 Sunday Times Top 100 Companies Awards
Netcare has been ranked 56th in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies Awards. The awards track the best-performing businesses on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), acknowledging those with the highest shareholder returns over the past five years.

2016 Global Green and Healthy Hospitals Awards
Netcare has received the Gold I Climate Leadership Award from Global Green and Healthy Hospitals for educating staff and the public while promoting policies to protect public health from climate change.

Corruption Watch's 'Transparency in Corporate Reporting' report 2016
Netcare has been ranked fourth overall in Corruption Watch's 'Transparency in Corporate Reporting' report which assessed the disclosure practices of South Africa's 36 largest listed companies and 14 unlisted companies with respect to their anti-corruption programmes, company holdings and the disclosure of key financial information on a country-by-country basis. Netcare attained a score of 8.2 out of 10 and was the highest ranked company in the healthcare sector.

Honorary Legends of Empowerment Award - 2016
Netcare has been recognised as one of 15 'Honorary Legends of Empowerment' for its significant contribution to transformation in South Africa.  The award is given at the discretion of the Oliver Empowerment Awards Editorial Board and not necessarily awarded every year.

2016 RobecoSAM Bronze Class Sustainability Award
Netcare achieved a Bronze Class distinction for its excellent sustainability performance, and has also been included in the 2016 RobecoSAM's 'The Sustainability Yearbook', the world's most comprehensive publication on corporate sustainability for the second consecutive year.

2016 National PMR.africa Award for Corporate Social Responsibility
Netcare won the national Diamond Arrow Award, the highest accolade, in the category for private hospital groups for the Group's corporate social responsibility initiatives. This is the fourth consecutive year that Netcare has won this award.

2016 South Africa's Top 50 Most Valuable Brands
Netcare ranked 20th in South Africa's Top 50 Most Valuable Brands for 2016, as determined by an analysis conducted by Brand South Africa in partnership with Brand Finance.

2016 Top Companies Reputation Index (TCRI) Awards
Netcare Pharmacies won the 2016 Mail & Guardian TCRI Award in the pharmaceuticals category.

2016 SAGEA Employer Awards
Netcare was a runner up in the health sector category of the 2016 SAGEA (South African Graduate Employer Association) Employer Awards. The awards have been developed as part of the SAGEA Candidate Insights Survey 2016, in which graduates rated the organisations which they perceived to have the best graduate programmes in specific sectors.

2016 EY Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards
Netcare's most recent (2015) annual integrated report received an 'Excellent' rating by EY following its survey among South Africa's top 100 listed companies, and adjudicationd by professors from the College of Accounting at the University of Cape Town.

2016 FTSE/JSE Top 30 Responsible Investment Index
Netcare has been included in the 2016 FTSE/JSE Top 30 Responsible Investment Index. This is the first time that we have achieved this distinction. The rating was based on independent research which was conducted earlier this year.

Dow Jones Sustainability Indices
Netcare was included in the Dow Jones World and Emerging Markets Indices for the third consecutive year, ranking third in the healthcare providers and services sector

2017 PMR.africa Awards
Netcare St Augustine's Hospital won the 2017 PMR.africa Diamond Arrow Award – the highest possible accolade – in the category, private hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal for the third consecutive year. Netcare Pholoso Hospitals won the 2017 PMR.africa award in the same category in Limpopo province.

2017 Daily News Your Choice Awards

Netcare St Augustine's Hospital was voted top in the hospital category in the 2016 Daily News Your Choice Awards for the 8th consecutive year.

2016 PMR.africa Awards
Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospitals won a PMR.africa Diamond Arrow Award, the highest possible accolade, in the category private hospitals/clinics in the City of Cape Town/Cape Peninsula. Netcare Margate Hospital also recieved a Diamond Arrow Award in the category, private hospitals/clinics in the KZN South Coast region. Netcare Parklands Hospital received a Silver Arrow Award from PMR.africa, in the category private hospitals/clinics in KwaZulu-Natal.

2016 Rekord Readers' Choice Awards
Netcare Pretoria East Hospital was voted the best private hospital in Pretoria for the fourth consecutive year, by readers of the Rekord.

2016 Best of Ekurhuleni Readers' Choice Awards
Netcare Linmed Hospital was voted the best medical facility by readers of Caxton community newspapers in Ekurhuleni, in the 2016 Best of Ekurhuleni Readers' Choice Awards.

2016 The Star Readers' Choice Awards
Netcare Garden City Hospital was voted best private hospital in by readers of The Star in the newspaper's Readers' Choice Best of the Best survey. This is the second time that the hospital has received this recognition.

2016 Pretoria News Readers' Choice awards
Medicross family medical and dental centres in the Pretoria/Tshwane region have won the Pretoria News Reader's Choice award for best medical centre, as voted for by the newspaper's readers in Pretoria and surrounding areas including Midrand, Brits, Rustenburg and Warmbaths.

2016 Bloemfontein Courant Best of Bloemfontein Readers' Choice Awards
Medicross Bloemfontein was named winner in the healthcare category of the 2016 Bloemfontein Courant's Best of Bloemfontein Readers' Choice Awards for the second consecutive year.