KwaMagwaza Hospital

KwaMagwaza hospital is a district hospital situated in the Mthonjaneni Local Municipality (Melmoth), which falls in King Cetshwayo District.

It has 147 authorised beds and has 07 fixed clinics and one Health Post, namely KwaYanguye, Ndundulu, Melmoth, Nogakuka,
KwaMagwaza Gateway, Nomponjwana, KwaMbiza and Thubalethu Health Post.

The catchment population is approximately 60 000.

The hospital was taken over by the Department of Health from the Diocese of Zululand on 01 November 2000


KwaMagwaza Hospital Senior Management Team

Dr IF Mbokazi: CEO

Dr IF Mbokazi: CEO

Dr L.L Ntshangase : Acting Clinical Manager

Dr L.L Ntshangase : Acting Clinical Manager

Ms NI Mthethwa: Depurty Nursing Manager

Mrs Ms NI Mthethwa: Depurty Nursing Manager

Mr ES Mchunu: HR Manager

Mr E.S Mchunu HR Manager

Mr BS Mbokazi: Finance Manager

Mr B S Mbokaz Finance Manager

Mrs NN Qwabe:  Systems Manager

Mrs N N Qwabe Systems Manager

Ms B Mavuzo: Pharmacy Manager

Ms B Mavuzo Pharmacy Manager

Mr V.A Myeni:  M&E Manager

Mr V.A Myeni: M&E Manager

Mr M.S Nkabinde : PHC Supervisor

Mr M.S Nkabinde : PHC Supervisor


Telephone : +27 (0) 35 450 8200

Fax : +27 (0) 35 450 2050

GPS co-ordinates : 31.34105033 | -28.6293265


Postal Address : P/Bag X808 Melmoth 3835

Physical Address : KwaMagwaza Road, Melmoth

Visiting Hours

Monday - Sunday : Hours : 10H00-11H00 : 15H00-16H00 : 18H00-19H00


To excel in the provision of optimal comprehensive quality health care service at district level to all persons of Umthonjaneni and throughout UThungulu District.


To provide efficient, effective, comprehensive, coordinated, sustainable health services at all levels based on primary health system through District health system to all customers whilst ensuring community involvement.

Services offered

  • Dental services
  • Dietetics Services
  • HAST unit
  • Laboratory Services
  • Medical emergency department
  • Mental health services
  • Obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Occupational therapy
  • Operating theatre
  • Pediatric Services
  • Pharmaceutical services
  • Phsyiotherapy services
  • Primary health care
  • Radiology services
  • Social Work Services
  • Surgical services


If you have any questions, complaints, suggestions or compliments regarding KwaMagwaza Hospital,

Name : Andile Ngcobo

Telephone Number : +27 (0) 035 450 8200

Fax Number : +27 (0) 35 450 2546


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