Carte Blanche Medical is a South African current affairs television series produced by Combined Artists for M-Net as a spin-off of Carte Blanche, which strives to enlighten and empower viewers about medical and health-related issues.
It was the first of two Carte Blanche spin-offs (the other being Carte Blanche Consumer) which both premiered in January 2010.
The series premiered on M-Net on Monday 18 January 2010, at 19h00. It continues for a year, with the option to renew it annually. New half-hour episodes air weekly.
Carte Blanche Medical strives to enlighten and empower viewers about medical and health-related issues.
The series throws the spotlight on trailblazing medical breakthroughs, both from South Africa and abroad, and delves deeper into the viewpoints of experts regarding new ways of treating medical and related conditions.
Bongani Bingwa anchors Carte Blanche Medical, with Derek Watts, Devi Sankaree Govender and Annika Larsen reporting from the field.