How To Join

Complete the registration / application process in order to join our Nationwide Network

Step one: Decide onto which package you would like to sign up

Packages for service providers to sign up onto:

Entry level package: R4500 per calendar year

Criteria:

  • Qualified healthcare practitioner
  • Member of the HPCSA
  • Special interest in medico-legal work
  • Clinically practicing for less than 4 years

(On this package members will receive all network benefits; except for any referrals, since these members are still regarded as novices in the field of medico-legal work.)

Advance level package: Advanced level package: R6000 per calendar year

Criteria:

  • Qualified healthcare practitioner
  • Member of the HPCSA
  • With no criminal record against him/her
  • Who is registered for Medical protection and has a BHF (Board of health care funder’s certificate
    & registration.
  • Furthermore must the practitioner be clinically practicing for more than 4 years, & must have done medico-legal reports in the past, or should still be doing medico-legal work.
  • Upon request a report example should be presented to the board of MCH, which may be presented to an Attorney part of our Network, upon such a request. (Confidential information may be removed from the report.
  • Members on this package should have no-outstanding membership fees.
  • They should also be willing to provide input into the network’s monthly newsletters upon request, and mentor entry-level members on an as and when basis.
  • Furthermore is it required of them to be a speaker (upon request) at some of our CPD courses /or interactive events.

(On this package members will receive all benefits; as well as referrals from time to time. (For each patient referral a contract-agreement will be sent to the expert stipulating payment terms and conditions and the requirements that the expert needs to adhere to.)(The expert may either take on the referral or reject it).

(* Note 1: Even though experts are connected to our network by being a member, they still operate independently in their own capacity as health care professionals when delivering any service to our network.)

(* Note 2: Should entry-level members want to upgrade to the advanced- level membership package in order to receive referrals, they must undergo mentoring and the necessary training in medico-legal in order to be competent to write medico-legal reports. Preferable training should comprise of no less than 54 CPD accredited points in medico-legal training if the practitioner has not yet written any medico-legal report, in his / her career. All advanced- level criteria should also be adhered to, except for having written medico-legal reports before.)

Packages for corporate clients or Attorneys to sign up onto:

Attorney / corporate client package: R12000 per calendar year

Criteria:

  • Must be Attorneys registered and qualified to perform medico-legal cases.
  • They should also be willing to provide input into the network’s monthly newsletters
  • Furthermore should they be willing to be a speaker at some of our CPD courses /or interactive events upon request.

(On this package members will receive all benefits.)(For each patient referral a contract-agreement will be sent to the Attorney / corporate client stipulating the payment terms and conditions and the requirements that the Attorney / corporate client needs to adhere to.)(The Attorney / corporate client may either make use of our network expert, or may reject the offer).

Fill in the registration form below either in the capacity as a service provider (entry level / advanced level) / or as a Corporate client / Attorney- / (firm)

Click here registration form as a service provider / medical expert.

Click here to download registration form if you are an attorney/ (firm) or corporate company.

Please email your registration form to: gwenbeatrix@gmail.com

Step 3: Provide us with the relevant documentation

Service providers on the entry level package should provide us with:

  • HPCSA certificate
  • CV
  • ID

Service providers on the advanced level package should provide us with:

  • HPCSA certificate
  • CV
  • MPS certificate (Preferably)
  • BHF (Practice number)
  • Example of a medico-legal report
  • Tax clearance certificate
  • Proof of bank details
  • ID
  • Confirmation of practice address

All documentation can be emailed to: gwenbeatrix@gmail.com

Step four: Make payment according to the sign-up option you’ve chosen

Banking Details:

Banking Institution: ABSA Bank
Branch name: Brooklyn
Branch code: 632005
Account holder name: MED CARE HOLDINGS
Account type: Current
Bank account number: 4092328129
Ref Number: Number: Your name, membership package and sign-up date. Please send proof of payment to gwenbeatrix@gmail.com / or your use your invoice number – should you have requested an invoice before payment

WELCOME to our NETWORK!