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Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates private hospitals primarily in South Africa. It operates through two divisions, Hospital and Healthcare Services. The company’s Hospital division provides services to the private medically insured market with general hospital facilities that include intensive care units, high care units, operating theatres, emergency units, maternity units, and cardiac units, as well as other specialized facilities that provide inpatient or outpatient services in the areas of acute rehabilitation, chronic renal dialysis, mental healthcare services, and radiation and chemotherapy oncology. The company’s Healthcare Services division offers acute and long term chronic hospitalization services to state patients; and primary and occupational healthcare services to employer groups in commerce, industry, parastatels, mining, and correctional services. It also provides long term care services to chronically ill, mental health, and frail care patients; and operates district hospital providing acute care to indigent patients, as well as manages customer owned clinics. In addition, Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited operates learning college, which offers tertiary academic degrees and certificated nursing courses, as well as training courses to upgrade nursing and clinical skills. As of November 13, 2015, it had 63 healthcare facilities in South Africa and 1 in hospital in Botswana. The company was formerly known as Afrox Healthcare Limited and changed its name to Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited in January 2005. Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Illovo, South Africa.

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life healthcare group holdin (LHC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, ...
Total Annual Compensation: R8.5M
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, ...
Total Annual Compensation: R2.5M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

life healthcare group holdin (LHC) Key Developments

Life Healthcare Group Seek Funding

Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited (JSE:LHC) is seeking funding. To enter new markets, Life Healthcare Group may need a capital raise.

Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited Announces Final Cash Dividend for the Year Ended 30 September 2015, Payable on or Before 11 December 2015

Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited announced that the shareholders will be entitled to receive the final cash dividend for the year ended 30 September 2015, in respect of all or part of their shareholding, on or before 11 December 2015 (the Cash Dividend). The Cash Dividend has been declared from income reserves. A dividend withholding tax of 15% will be applicable to all shareholders not exempt, therefrom after deduction of which the net Cash Dividend is 73.1 cents per share. Record Date in respect of the cash dividend alternative is 11 December 2015.

Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited Reports Audited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended September 30, 2015

Life Healthcare Group Holdings Limited reported audited consolidated earnings results for the year ended September 30, 2015. For the year, the company reported revenue of ZAR 14,647 million compared to ZAR 13,046 million a year ago. Operating profit was ZAR 3,502 million compared to ZAR 4,093 million a year ago. Profit before tax was ZAR 3,112 million compared to ZAR 3,973 million a year ago. Profit after tax attributable to ordinary equity holders of the parent was ZAR 1,866 million compared to ZAR 2,774 million a year ago. Headline earnings were ZAR 1,866 million compared to ZAR 1,844 million a year ago. Net cash generated from operating activities was ZAR 2,939 million compared to ZAR 2,536 million a year ago. Capital expenditure was ZAR 1,181 million compared to ZAR 962 million a year ago. Normalised EBITDA was ZAR 4,048 million compared to ZAR 3,611 million a year ago. Net debt as at September 30, 2015 was ZAR 5,932 million compared to ZAR 3,084 million a year ago.


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