CEASA-National News 2011

This archive provides a reasonable record of CEASA activities. Many more events including branch committee meetings have not been recorded on this web site. Some links in this archive have been disabled.

Thursday, 15 December 2011

The CEASA December 2011 Newsletter is now available from the Downloads page on this site.

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

The World Health Organization (WHO) asks for your assistance in spreading the word about this year’s Call for Innovative Technologies to your networks. The deadline is 31 January 2012 and WHO are looking for innovative, commercialized products that address key global health concerns. The call is open to everyone including manufacturers, institutions, academia, individuals and non-profit organizations which design, manufacture and/or supply any type of innovative health technologies that are suitable for use in low-resource settings. More information and the submission form can be found here.

Wednesday, 30 November 2011

A new employment opportunity has been posted on the Employment page on this site.

Saturday, 19 November 2011

CEASA & SAFHE Business Breakfast Meeting Notice for Friday, 2 December 2011 at Parow Golf Club

CEASA & SAFHE will be having a business breakfast on 2 December 2011, click here for full details, early booking is essential.

Saturday, 19 November 2011

CEASA & SAFHE Barn Dance Friday, 2 September at Edgemead Community Hall

CEASA & SAFHE already had a fun Barn Dance on Friday, 2 September 2011, click here for full details. All members were advised in good time via email.

Saturday, 19 November 2011

Members Meeting Wednesday, 3 August 2011 at Mediclinic Cape Gate

There was a Members meeting on Wednesday, 3 August 2011 at 16h30, held at Mediclinic Cape Gate.

Dr. David Linton (Pulmonologist) provided us with a presentation entitled “Automated Ventilation in the Critical Care Environment”, followed by the WC Branch election, click here for full details. All members were advised in good time via email and the new CEASA-WC Committee can be seen here.

Saturday, 19 November 2011

CEASA Go-Karting Thursday, 5 May 2011

CEASA & SAFHE already had a fun Go-Karting outing on Thursday, 5 May 2011, click here for full details. All members were advised in good time via email.

Friday, 28 October 2011

A new employment opportunity has been posted on the Employment page on this site.

Wednesday, 14 September 2011

The National Department of Health has published Draft Regulations Relating To Medical Devices. Interested persons are invited to submit any substantiated comments, or representations in writing on the proposed regulations to the Director-General: Health, Private Bag x828, Pretoria, 0001. The closing date for comments to have been received by DOH is 22nd October 2011. CEASA members’ points are invited by 10 October 2011 for collation in a CEASA document being drafted but we also urge our members to make their individual input directly to DOH.

Wednesday, 10 August 2011

The National Department of Health has invited CEASA and all its members to attend a Workshop on a regulatory framework for medical devices and in-vitro diagnostic devices to be held in Johannesburg on 7 & 8 September 2011. Click the links provided for more details, a draft agenda (subject to change) is available here, all documents will open in a new window.

Thursday, 4 August 2011

Three new employment opportunities have been posted on the Employment page on this site.

Saturday, 23 July 2011

As the representative association in South Africa for Clinical Engineering practitioners, CEASA is present on several advisory committees. At these meetings we are constantly asked about industry needs, wants and capacity. We need more data and a short online survey has been devised by one of our members. Please make an effort to answer all questions relating to our industry by following this link which will open in a new window.

Wednesday, 6 July 2011

A new link to the UNISA Clinical Engineering distance learning curriculum has been placed on the Education page on this site (click the UNISA logo).

Friday, 17 June 2011

Two new employment opportunities have been posted on the Employment page on this site.

Thursday, 14 April 2011

The Education page on this site has been updated to reflect both another educational institution and the confirmed availability of nine new practical training opportunities for South African Clinical Engineering students to avail of. Companies and institutions that employ Clinical Engineering Practitioners and can prove that they have the ability to provide quality mentorship are encouraged to submit details of such opportunities to the South African Clinical Engineering Training Register conceived and administered by CEASA for the benefit of all.

Tuesday, 5 April 2011

A new employment opportunity has been posted on the Employment page on this site.

The Council Members page has been updated.

Monday, 4 April 2011

The CEASA February 2011 Newsletter is now available from the Downloads page on this site.

Sunday, 3 April 2011

Several new employment opportunities have been posted on the Employment page on this site.

The Education page on this site has been updated.

Thursday, 3 February 2011

Three new employment opportunities have been posted on the Employment page on this site.

Thursday, 3 February 2011

The SAFHE/CEASA Biennial Conference & Exhibition 2011 will be running 6-8 April 2011 at the Birchwood hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre Boksburg. To learn more about this or to register, click the logo below and the official website will open in a new window. The Programme is now available from the Downloads page on this site.

Thursday, 3 February 2011

Members Meeting Notice for Thursday, 17 February 2011 at Netcare N1 City Hospital

There will be a Members meeting on Thursday, 17 February 2011 at 16h30, to be held at Netcare N1 City Hospital.

Des Cleland will be providing us with a presentation entitled “Technology development in Dermatology equipment”. RSVP to James Herbert. Prospective Members are welcome to attend. Click here for the full meeting notice, directions and agenda to open in a new window, these may then be printed or saved on your computer.

Wednesday, 26 January 2011

A new employment opportunity has been posted on the Employment page on this site.

Wednesday, 5 January 2011

A new employment opportunity has been posted on the Employment page on this site.

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