The agreement also stipulates that the selected communities of each of the Trusts are South African citizens and permanent residents.
They must also be:
Employees of Netcare and its subsidiaries including nurses, paramedics and other care givers and Netcare management and staff. To be eligible for the Patient Care and Passionate People Trust
Healthcare professionals such as doctors, registrars, academics, medical students and medical professionals working in rural areas where the need for quality medical treatment is more urgent, to be eligible for the Physician Partnership Trust
Runners of children and women organisations focusing on their interests, to be eligible for the Mother and Child Trust
Organisations and individuals promoting a healthy lifestyle through wellness programmes and healthy lifestyle choices regarding physical activity, weight loss and proper nutrition. Selected national sporting bodies promoting sport in rural and underserved areas focusing on development and growth to 2010 and beyond.
Netcare has elected to run and organise the trusts in the above manner so as to manage and administer the affairs of the Trusts consistently with Netcare’s commitment to empowerment and transformation.