Programme Summary


Tuesday, 6 August 2019
08:30 - 10:15Registration
10:15 - 10:30WelcomeFrancois Bester, SAFHE President
10:30 - 11:15Keynote Address: NHI & Value Added Healthcare in Southern AfricaKoert Pretorius, CEO, Mediclinic Southern Africa
11:15 - 12:00Keynote Address: Sustaining Groote Schuur Hospital for the next 80 yearsDr Bhavna Patel, CEO, Groote Schuur Hospital
12:00 - 13:30Lunch & Opening of Exhibition
13:30 - 14:15Keynote Address: Experience based qualification and certificationDarryl Pitcher, President IFHE, Australia
14:15 - 15:00Keynote Address: An IPC perspective on Engineering and combined trainingProf Shaheen Mehtar, Past ICAN President
15:00 - 15:30Refreshments & View Exhibition
15:30 - 16:15Keynote Address: Decolonising Engineering in South AfricaProf Mike Muller, Visiting Adjunct Professor, University of Witwatersrand Graduate School of Governance
16:15 - 17:00Keynote Address: Sustainable Future Water Strategy in South AfricaProf Anthony Turton, Scientist
17:00 - 17:15End of formal proceedings for Tuesday
17:15 - 19:30Cocktail Party - (Exhibition Area - to 19:30)
Wednesday, 7 August 2019
08:00 - 08:30Registration
Breakaway Session 1
Track AchairSustainability - Natural ResourcesTrack BchairSustainability - Cost
08:30 - 08:50
Patient Earth - Environmental Sustainability in the Hospital IndustryAlex Hetherington, Carbon CalculatedSustainable use of technology in HealthcareVan Heerden Fourie, Mediclinic Southern Africa
08:50 - 09:10
Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital - A Case Study in integrated sustainability and planning for growthTheuns Langenhoven, Netcare & Chris Rudham, Mbatha Walters & SimpsonA model for sustainable healthcare design: A local conditionJustin Runyowa & Ilsa Archillies, KMH Architects
09:10 - 09:30
Groundwater as a source of water for hospitals and clinics in the face of droughtDr Roger Parsons, Parsons & Associates Specialist Groundwater ConsultantsLinet - an object of desire, not just choiceAvash Sunnylall, The Medihosp Group
09:30 - 10:00
DiscussionDiscussion
10:00 - 10:30Refreshments & View Exhibition
Breakaway Session 2
Track AchairSustainability - DesignTrack BchairSustainability - Human Resources
10:30 - 10:50
Sustainability in Health Care - is it design or operational building function?Amy Blaine, Mediclinic Southern AfricaA scientific versus an accounting approach to maintenance staffing requirementsPaul Wijtenburg, Mediclinic Southern Africa
10:50 - 11:10
Reflections on 42 years of making hospitals sustainableAndrew Cunninghame, Western Cape Government HealthLeaders of the futurePetrus Swanepoel, Mediclinic Southern Africa
11:10 - 11:30
Lines of vision - to see or not to see?Dr Ian Findlay, The Sharp EndCapability concerns for sustainable public sector healthcare infrastructure and technologyMladen Poluta, DOH: WCG
11:30 - 12:00
DiscussionDiscussion
12:00 - 14:00Lunch in the Exhibition Hall
Breakaway Session 3
Track AchairSustainability - DesignTrack BchairSustainability - Human Resources
14:00 - 14:20
Global Warming Climate Change is a realityAlexander Hahn / Sanele Mwelase, GH ArchitectsEffective time management for efficient facility managementAlbert Kasselman, Mediclinic Gariep/Kimberley
14:20 - 14:40
Lean Design Towards SustainabilityEdwina Fleming, Sakhiwo Health SolutionsAchieving Hospital Engineering Success through Mind-set ChangeDenton Smith, WCDH: Groote Schuur
14:40 - 15:00
DiscussionDiscussion
15:00 - 15:30Refreshments & View Exhibition
Breakaway Session 4
Track AchairSustainability - Natural ResourcesTrack BchairSustainability - Cost
15:30 - 15:50
The Past, Present and Future of Renewable Energy Supply at HospitalsJan-Louw Engelbrecht, Mediclinic Southern AfricaA Case for Innovation to Increase ValueRoly Buys, HASA
15:50 - 16:10
The bolts and nuts of Energy AuditingPetrus Swanepoel, Mediclinic Southern AfricaThe Planning behind Bed Utilization RatesBryan Brinkman, b4 Architects
16:10 - 16:30
DiscussionDiscussion
16:30 - 19:00End of formal proceedings for Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30Event / Gala Dinner (to 22:30)
Thursday, 8 August 2019
08:00 - 08:30Registration & Exhibition viewing
Breakaway Session 5
Track AchairSustainability - OperationsTrack BchairSustainability - Technology
08:30 - 08:50
Your hospital is not an island - Sustainability context of your hospital in your communityFrancois Bester, Mediclinic Southern AfricaGearing up for the Digital future of HealthcareDeon Myburgh, Mediclinic Southern Africa
08:50 - 09:10
Technology enables healthcare institutions to fulfil their legal duty as caretakers of hazardous wasteEugene Barnard, AverdaHow IoT Delivers Better Patient Care and Optimizes Facility OperationJames Shirley, Schneider Electric
09:10 - 09:30
Must patients wait so long? Revitalisation of Letaba regional hospitalDr Nora Mongwa, Kate Roper & Xola Ncapayi, Department of HealthICT impact on Digital Operating Theatre innovationsIvan van Rensburg, Ican Automation
09:30 - 10:00
DiscussionDiscussion
10:00 - 10:30Refreshments & View Exhibition
Breakaway Session 6
Track AchairSustainability - OperationsTrack BchairSustainability - Technology
10:30 - 10:50
Backup services at health institutions - Can we make health services uninterruptible?James Ramulai, Mikhuva Ntshane & Kate Roper, Department of HealthAlternative hospital domestic hot water heat pump application - practicalities, performanceLawrence Low, Tekniheat (Pty) Ltd
10:50 - 11:10
Legionella in our Hospitals: It's Real!Denton Smith, WCDH: Groote SchuurA Policy Framework for Integrating Smart Asset Management within Operation TheatresCharles B H Nel, Mediclinic Stellenbosch
11:10 - 11:30
DiscussionDiscussion
11:30 - 12:00Plenary Combined Workshop
Main Auditorium
Chair: Kevin Poggenpoel
Making the Conference into Workable Solutions
Forming Working Groups
12:30Conference Closure: SAFHE/CEASA Conference Chair
12:45Lunch in the Exhibition Hall
14:00Close Exhibition
14:10Hospital Visits