+27 (0) 35 901 7000
+27 (0) 35 794 1684
Road, next to Ngwelezana Police station Directions
31.86411633 | -28.7795563
Vision: To become a model health care facility of excellence
and quality in serving our clients and community
- To provide a
comprehensive district health services for Lower Umfolozi sub- district as well as regional and developing tertiary health services
for area 3 in partnership with other institutions.
- To ensure integrated, coordinated cost effective and quality
services in line with Batho pele, patientsí rights charter,
upholding health promotion.
- To achieve optimal management of resources in the delivery of our
services to optimize and nurture our relationship with stakeholders (e.g.
community, NGOís, CBOís etc.)
Transparency, Professionalism, Respect,
Flexibility and adaptability, Team work, Equality, Efficiency,
Paediatrics (District, Regional and Tertiary Services)
Critical Care (ICU/High Care)<
Ophthalmology (District and Regional)
Psychiatry (District , Regional and Post Graduate Training)
Anaesthetics (District, Regional and Post Graduate Training)
Family Medicine (District - PHC Services and Post Graduate Training)
Laboratory Services (Undergraduate and Post Graduate Training)
- Medical (Tertiary-Renal Services and Regional Services)
- Orthopaedics (District, Regional, Tertiary Services and Post Grad Training)
- Surgical (District, Regional, Tertiary Services and Post Graduate Training)
- Occupational therapy
- DIS (CT scan, Ultrasound, Doppler, MRI
- Speech therapy
- Social Worker
- ARV clinic
Ngwelezana Hospital is a 554 bedded hospital. It provides District,
Regional and Tertiary Services to communities from Uthungulu, Umkhanyakude
and Zululand Districts.
Map showing location of the hospital.
is situated at Ngwelezana Suburb which is 5kmís away from Empangeni.
Empangeni is about 20kmís from Richards Bay Industrial area, Harbour and
Beaches and Airport.
For further information on electives and medical training,
please contact Dr Nwachukwu on
If you have any questions, complaints or compliments
regarding Ngwelezana hospital, please contact the Public Relations
Officer Ms Thobile Hadebe on
Tel: (035) 901 7122
Fax: (035) 794 1883