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Telephone: +27 (0) 39 797 8100
Fax: +27 (0) 39 727 2564
Email: jabulani.ngobese@kznhealth.gov.za
Postal Address: P/Bag X506 Kokstad 4700
Physical Address: Corner of The Avenue and Elliot Streets, Kokstad
GPS co-ordinates: 29.41543833 | -30.5458273

Senior Management Team
Mr JBJ Ngobese: CEO
Dr NG Mxhalisa : Medical Manager
Mr M Mbali : Deputy Nursing Manager
Miss P S Mgobhozi : Systems Manager
Mrs NA Ndlobeni : AD : Finance
Mrs O Mbangatha : HR Manager
Mr S Bull : Pharmacy Manager

Vision: We strive to deliver Accessible, Optimal and Holistic Health Care to all who access our services.

Mission: To work together as an integrated health service to comprehensive care to all by adhering to Batho Pele principles.

Core Values: Our core values are based on respect, health, safety, duty conscience, positive attitude, quality and ongoing training.

Services Offered:

  • Accident /  trauma and emergency care services
  • Antenatal and Postnatal care services
  • ARV treatment, management and care
  • Central Sterilization Services
  • Chronic Services
  • Community Base Group Support
  • Dental Services
  • Eye care services
  • Family Planning
  • General Medical Services
  • General Surgical Services
  • Immunizations
  • Internal Home Affairs facilities
  • Male Medical Circumcision
  • Mental Health Services
  • Minor Ailments
  • Nutrition Services
  • Obstetrics and Gynaecological care
  • Paediatric care services
  • Pap smear
  • PHC services (Gateway)
  • Pharmaceutical Services
  • Physiotherapy services
  • Psychological services (sessional)
  • Radiological services
  • SASSA facilities
  • Screening : HCT and PICT
  • Social Work Services
  • Stoma Care
  • TB Management
  • Theatre
  • Trauma and crisis counselling services
  • Ultrasound

East Griqualand and Usher Memorial is a 185-bed district hospital situated on the outskirts of the Kokstad, alongside the main road to Matatiele. This Map shows the  location of the hospital in the Sisonke Health District.

The hospital serves patients from Kokstad, Swartberg, Franklin and Mzimkulu with cross borders from Mt Ayliff, Ntabankulu, Mt Frere, Lesotho and Bizana. The hospital was the first to be awarded Baby Friendly Status in the Sisonke district.

EG & Ushers offers a 24 hour service, an internal gateway clinic operating from 07h00 - 19h00 Monday to Friday.

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The visiting hours for admitted patients are as follows
11h00 to 12h00
15h00 to 16h00
19h00 to 20h00

EG Usher Memorial hospital communication strategy


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