Group profile

Netcare Limited is an investment holding company which operates through a number of subsidiaries and employs approximately 29 000 people.

The Netcare Group invests in growing and continually improving our capabilities and capacity, and in partnering with the public sector, to support the effectiveness of the national healthcare systems in which we operate.

It is this continuous investment in the latest medical technologies, high-level professional expertise, and commitment to caring for our patients that makes Netcare a leading healthcare provider.

The company’s ordinary shares have been listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in South Africa since December 1996, when the company operated 4 hospitals compared to the current.


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Public private partnership hospitals

10 605

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Registered hospital beds


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Cancer care centres


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Renal dialysis units with 860 dialysis stations


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Primary healthcare centres


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Medicross day theatres


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Netcare 911 emergency sites


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Netcare training campuses

21 763

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Mental health and psychiatric clinics with 841 beds

South Africa

In South Africa, Netcare operates the largest private hospital, primary healthcare, emergency medical services and renal care networks. In addition to its world class hospital services, the Group offers primary healthcare, sub-acute care, day surgery,  occupational health and employee wellness services through Medicross and emergency medical services through Netcare 911, and renal dialysis through National Renal Care and mental health and psychiatric services through Akeso. Netcare also has the distinction of being a leading private trainer of emergency medical and nursing personnel in the country.