Press Release 1 of 2019: The Council for Medical Schemes’ Fraud, Waste and Abuse (FWA) Summit is set to focus on South Africa’s multi-billion-rand healthcare challenge.

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“With increased fraud, waste and abuse in healthcare costing the industry more than R22 billion per year, the need for a partnership-driven approach to tackling this cancerous challenge has now become urgent,” says Dr Sipho Kabane, Acting Chief Executive and Registrar of the Council for Medical Schemes (CMS). From 28 February to 1 March 2019, the CMS will host its inaugural Fraud, Waste and Abuse Summit at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. The FWA Summit will bring together medical schemes, administrators, managed care organisations, policy makers and other stakeholders to discuss strategies for dealing with fraud, waste and abuse in the industry. To read more, please click on the link above.

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