SASCI Submission on the Draft Certificate of Need Regulations Notice No 528 of 15 June 2021
South African Society of Cardiovascular Intervention (SASCI) is an organisation of physicians, scientists, and allied professionals with the purpose to advance the development of cardiology and coronary revascularisation and to provide minimally invasive, image-guided diagnosis and treatment of cardiac medical conditions.
It also acts in an advisory capacity to funders; industry; members and the government on matters relating to interventional cardiology. The latter is a branch of cardiology that deals specifically with catheter-based treatment of heart diseases and includes procedures such as angioplasty and Trans Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI). The society is also a key enabler of CPD accredited education in interventional cardiology.