Loading...
See More

Netcare kidney transplant fine shock

Nov 09 2010 13:50 Sapa

Company Data

NETCARE LIMITED [JSE:NTC]

Last traded 42
Change 0
% Change 1
Cumulative volume 3480819
Market cap 0

Last Updated: 27-03-2015 at 04:17. Prices are delayed by 15 minutes. Source: McGregor BFA

Related Articles

Lesotho key to Netcare Africa growth

Netcare board backs CEO

Netcare lifts profits, upbeat about SA

Netcare a picture of health

Netcare loses UK state contracts

Netcare profits defy looming NHI

 
Johannesburg - Netcare [JSE:NTC] in KwaZulu-Natal was fined R4m by the Commercial Crimes Court after it pleaded guilty on charges of illegal kidney transplants at its St Augustine Hospital in Durban, the SABC reported on Tuesday.

The hospital faced 100 counts in three main charges including that the hospital's staff had illegally acquired kidneys between 2001 and November 2003.

It was also charged with performing transplants in which five of the suppliers were minors and also receiving payments for the operations.

The court also granted a R3.8m confiscation order against the company in light of the profit made from the transplants, the SABC reported.
netcare

NEXT ON FIN24X

 
 
 

Read Fin24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
6 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Company Snapshot

We're talking about:

SMALL BUSINESS

Johannesburg has been selected to host the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in 2017. "[The congress] will ensure that small business development remains firmly on the national agenda and the radar screen of all stakeholders, the Small Business Development minister said.
 

Money Clinic

Money Clinic
Do you have a question about your finances? We'll get an expert opinion.
Click here...

Voting Booth

People who fall victim to Ponzi scams are:

Previous results · Suggest a vote

Loading...