Makana Healthcare Pty (Ltd) B-BBEE Level-1 Company

Makana Healthcare

About Makana Healthcare Pty (Ltd)

Makana Healthcare Pty (Ltd), an independent and Level-1 B-BBEE company, is the result of a merger or convergence of strong leadership, business and medical practice with combined experience of more than 50 years.

We are committed to the supply and sale of high-quality medical equipment, consumables and strategic medical consultancy.

Makana Healthcare is a registered and approved institution with The South African Health Products Regularity Authority (SAHPRA).

Being part of the Makana Technologies and Solutions group, we subscribe to strong principles of quality, excellence and international best practices having been awarded in the gold and platinum category for our achievements and operations.

The rationale behind this merger was to create a unique synergy of qualified and professional business and medical expertise to serve, distribute and provide quality solutions to our clients as one entity.

The Healthcare Division has strong, professional, award-winning and internationally acclaimed leadership. In addition, it enjoys the co-leadership of a leading Medical and Healthcare Professional with experience in Primary healthcare, Emergency procedures and protocols, managing healthcare centres, community health programmes, promoting and improving health outcomes with the use of technology.





Makana Healthcare’s Chief Medical Officer is a leading Medical and Healthcare Professional with experience in Primary healthcare, Emergency procedures and protocols, managing healthcare centres, community health programmes, promoting and improving health outcomes with the use of technology.

He is also a leading expert on diabetes, having completed his Post Graduation Diabetes studies at Cardiff Universities with distinction – one of the world’s leading international institutions. Top recognition and noteworthy academic achievement makes him a respected contributor in the study of Diabetes.

His passion and interest for treating diabetes led to important relationships with leading international pharmaceutical companies. He serves on several diabetic panels and conducts regular dialogues and presentations to doctors, healthcare professionals and pharmaceutical companies. He continues to interact with key role-players to assist in outreach programmes – especially to the less privileged in society.

Dr. MJ Akoojee MBChB(UCT) BA SocSc(UCT)
Medical Director


The Healthcare environment is complex and dynamic, experiencing challenges peculiar to its own unique characteristics.

Our combined merger of professional and professional leadership drives changes, new challenges, partnerships in the Health systems to actualise the goals of ongoing reforms.

The Impumelelo Top 300 and the South African Leadership awards profile authenticate our company’s leadership excellence and structure, underscored by the coveted CRF seal.

The ‘South Africa’s Leading Managers’ award is also a project that culminates in South Africa’s only leadership excellence compendium.

– South Africa’s Leading Managers 2007, CRF S.A.







The Makana Group CEO receiving both Gold & Platinum awards in 2 successive years at the Internationals Quality Summit Awards in New York. Certification under the prestigious QC100 programme leads to quantifying the effectiveness of customer support based on a stringent set of performance standards and best practices in industry. At Makana Healthcare we take pride in our reputation of quality and excellence.

The Makana Technologies and Solutions Group – of which Makana Healthcare is a subsidiary, has amongst others been awarded international recognition in the Gold and Platinum category, representing the international pinnacle of business excellence and quality.

It’s a formal recognition, a symbol of distinction and celebration of professional excellence across a dynamic range of sectors. The award is granted in 3 different categories, ie. Gold, Platinum and Diamond and also targets innonation, technology and investment in human resources.

We are proud to join the league of internationally-recognised leaders and believe it sets us to meet the challenging and competitive challenges for the future and in a global economy.