JSE-listed Netcare Limited is one of the largest private healthcare services providers in South Africa. The group operates 49 acute hospitals, housing 9,903 beds across a range of acute, and primary care services. Netcare also operates a spectrum of complementary healthcare facilities, including specialised cancer treatment centers, dental and day clinics, as well as emergency and renal care services. In addition, Netcare benefits from its continued expansion in the mental healthcare space, anchored by Akeso Clinics (comprising 13 facilities with a total of 935 beds) and further enhanced its position during FY20 through its purchase of a 40% stake in ICAS Employee and Organisation Enhancement Services Southern Africa Proprietary Limited. After divesting from the UK during FY18, the group has been entirely focused on its South Africa operations.
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