Dr. Mathobela Matjekane is the founder and CEO of CliniMed, a medical centre with branches in Khayelitsha, Mandalay and Parklands in the Western Cape. The one-stop-shop healthcare facility offers primary care for treatment of acute illnesses, dental care, optometry and aesthetic solutions, as well as wellness programmes. Inspired to start her own business in order to provide accessible quality healthcare to her community, she's creating an impact one community at a time.
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Below is a preview of what you can expect to learn in this recipe.
1 - Where Was It That You First Realised You Wanted To Be A Doctor?
2 - How Did The Remarkable Concept For CliniMed Originate?
3 - How Do You Find The Balance Between Being An Entrepreneur And Being A Doctor?
4 - What Are The Primary Problems That CliniMed Is Tackling?
5 - What Is Your Vision For CliniMed?
6 - How Can Entrepreneurs Live More Effective And Balanced Lives?
7 - How Have You Positioned CliniMed In The Market To Be Unique?
8 - How Did You Build The Brand Of CliniMed?
9 - How Did You Create Trust In The Community For Your New Health Care Offering?
10 - Do You Have Any Advice For Entrepreneurs Who Want To Create Businesses That Focus On Underserved Communities?
About This Recipe
Affordable quality health care is still unattainable for many disadvantaged communities around the country. One sure way to combat this is by creating a change from the bottom up - something Dr. Mathobela Matjekane has been doing since she launched her first practice in Khayelitsha. Running a medical business has its own challenges, but even more learnings. In ten bites, the founder of CliniMed outlines how she built a medical business that now boasts three branches in the Western Cape.
What You'll Learn
In this recipe, you will learn how Dr Mathobela dreamed, founded and envisioned a primary health practice to impact underserved communities. Dr Mathobela shares with us some of her passion and tips for creating good culture as well as keeping a healthy balance between work and life. This recipe is helpful to entrepreneurs looking at creating a brand that focuses on underserved communities.
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