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Telephone:  +27 (0) 39 260 5000
Fax: +27 (0) 39 260 0006
Email: nonhlanhla.keswa@kznhealth.gov.za
Postal Address: Private Bag X501 Stafford's Post Via Port Shepstone 4686
Physical Address: Rietvlei location (Emhlangeni)
GPS co-ordinates:  29.82481 | -30.48783

Senior Management Team
Ms B Mkhize : CEO
Ms M Mbatha : Deputy Nurse Manager
Mr N Mbambo : Human Resource Manager
Mr P Biyase : Finance Manager
Mr T Mbabmo : Systems Manager

Board members at Rietvlei District hospital
Chairperson : Mr Zungu
Board Members
Mr Ndobe
Mr Mpabanga
Mr Maxhakana
Mr Thusi
Mr Mkhize

Services Offered:

Clinical services

  • 24 hour casualty and emergency services
  • Emergency operating theatre
  • Laboratory
  • Maternity Services
  • Medical In-patient
  • Paediatric services
  • Surgical In-patient
  • X-ray services
Daily services
  • ARV
  • Cancer screening
  • Casualty
  • Crisis intervention
  • Dentistry
  • Dietetic services
  • Eye care
  • Nursing education
  • Occupational therapy
  • Outpatients
  • Pharmaceutical services
  • Physiotherapy
  • Social work
  • Speech and audio
  • TB
  • Ultrasound
  • VCT and counselling services



Rietvlei Hospital is a District Hospital with 188 beds located at Umzimkhulu Area under Harry Gwala District Municipality. This map shows the location of Rietvlei hospital.

Rietvlei hospitals vision is to serve a health service to the people of Umzimkhulu, promoting a better health for all.

The mission of the hospital is: we, Rietvlei Hospital strive to provide and ensure accessible comprehensive integrated services in the Umzimkhulu area emphasizing the primary health care approach, utilizing and developing all resource to enable its present and future generations to enjoy health and equality of life.

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Site last edited on 31 May, 2023 

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