Ngwelezana Hospital

Ngwelezana Hospital, a 516 bedded hospital, is designated as a Tertiary Hospital for King Cetshwayo, Zululand and Umkhanyakude District in Region.

It is the only Hospital in uMhlathuze Sub-District functioning as a level I, level II and level III hospital.

The hospital receives referrals from 18 Hospitals in Region IV for Secondary and Tertiary Care.

21/11/2022 Communication problems at Ngwelezana Tertiary Hospital

Hospital Information Brochure | isiZulu

History of Ngwelezana

Incwajana Yolwazi

Services Offered

Patient Information

Hospital Senior Management Team

Dr BS Madlala:  CEO)

Dr BS Madlala: CEO

Dr RS Moeketsi : Medical Manager

Dr RS Moeketsi : Medical Manager

Mr. O Kunda : Acting Nursing Manager

Mr. O Kunda : Acting Nursing Manager

Mr P Zungu HR Manager (acting)

Mr P Zungu HR Manager

Mr TV Nxumalo : Finance Manager

Mr TV Nxumalo : Finance Manager

Mr PEZ Zulu : Systems Manager

Mr PEZ Zulu : Systems Manager

Telephone : +27 (0) 35 901 7000

Alternate contact numbers 035 794 1539 / 035 772 1086

Email :

Postal Address : P/Bag X20021 Empangeni 3880

Physical Address : Thanduyise Dr, Kuleka, Empangeni, 3880


An accessible health facility that renders cost-effective and quality health care service with developing tertiary services for the citizens of Region 4.


To provide health services that are cost-effective, compliant with high safety standards and accessible to all the citizens of Region 4 by employing competent staff and creating an environment conducive for academic excellence that promotes the development of personnel and research opportunities

Core Values (I – CARE)

  • I- Innovation
  • C- Compassion/courage to learn
  • A- Accountability
  • R- Respect
  • E- Efficiency

PRO: Mr Siphamandla Buthelezi
If you have any questions, complaints, suggestions or compliments regarding Ngwelezana Hospital, please contact the Public Relations Officer,

Name : Mr. Siphamandla Buthelezi

Telephone Number : 035 901 7122

Email :

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This page last edited on 23 February, 2024

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