+27 (0) 39 433 1959 / 1472
+27 (0) 39 433 2419
Private Bag x1010
14 Moodie Street
Senior Management Team
Ms. M. Vane : Hospital CEO
Dr SK Lumeya: Medical Manager
Mrs MR Singh : Manager Nursing
Miss NV Ndlovu : HR Manager
Mr R Govender : Finance Manager
Mr R Pungavanam : Systems Manager
Ms TR Ngwenya : Pharmacy Manager
To achieve a better health status for Umuziwabantu community by
reducing morbidity and mortality rate through an accessible, comprehensive
Our mission is to consolidate and build on the achievements of the past five
years in improving access to health care for all and reducing inequity, and to
focus on working in partnership with other stakeholders to improve the quality
of care of all levels of the health system, especially preventative and
promotive health, and to improve the overall efficiency of the heath care
Our hospital caters for the sick and, therefore, people in pain.
Furthermore, we cater for patients with various diseases who live within a
community that should accept them to ensure their psychological survival.
Taking these dynamics into account, St Andrews, its leadership and staff
function on the following principles:
- Care of patients and other clients
- Transparency and honesty
- Preservation of patient dignity
- Commitment to performance
Services offered St Andrews hospital
Ante Natal Clinic
Medical and surgical services
Speech and Audiology
Mental Health Clinic
Programmes that we offer:
(VCT and Home Based Care),
Occupational Health & Safety
Employee Assistance Programme
Best Birth Initiative Programme
Baby Friendly & Kangaroo Mother Care
St Andrews hospital is a district hospital with 268 beds.
The hospital is located in the Umuziwabantu Municipality in the Ugu health district. Map showing location of the hospital.
St Andrews hospital serves a predominantly rural population.
About 21% of the head count are cross-border patients, mainly from the
Eastern Cape. The majority of the patients are from the Harding suburbs
(Ghost town, Zelia, Mazakhele, and Greenfields), and rural areas KwaMbotho, KwaJali,
KwaMachi, KwaNyuswa, Umzimkhulu, Bhizana and Weza.
The hospital vision is to achieve a better health status for
Umuziwabantu community by reducing morbidity and mortality rate through
an accessible, comprehensive health system. The vision is
supported by the hospitals mission and core values.
St Andrews achieved Baby Friendly Status in 2003
If you have a comment, complaint or compliment regarding St
Andrews hospital, please contact the PRO, Mrs Thandeka Nxumalo
Tel: (039) 433 1955
Fax: (039) 433 2419