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Telephone: +27 (0) 39 433 1959 / 1472
Fax: +27 (0) 39 433 2419
Postal Address: Private Bag x1010 Harding 4680
Physical Address: 14 Moodie Street Harding Directions
GPS co-ordinates: 29.88928333 | -30.5755607
Email: Thandeka.Nxumalo@kznhealth.gov.za

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

Vision: To achieve a better health status for Umuziwabantu community by reducing morbidity and mortality rate through an accessible, comprehensive health system.

Mission: 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 delivery system.

Core Values:
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:

  • Confidentiality
  • Care of patients and other clients
  • Transparency and honesty
  • Preservation of patient dignity
  • Empathy
  • Commitment to performance

Services offered St Andrews hospital

  • Ante Natal Clinic
  • PMTCT Programme
  • Medical and surgical services
  • Paediatrics
  • Operating theatre
  • Dental Clinic
  • Ophthalmic Services
  • Laboratory
  • X-Ray
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Speech and Audiology
  • Mental Health Clinic
  • Occupational therapy
  • Dietetics

    Programmes that we offer:
  • HIV/AIDS Programmes  (VCT and Home Based Care),
  • TB Programme
  • Crisis/Trauma Care
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Best Birth Initiative Programme
  • Baby Friendly & Kangaroo Mother Care



  • St Andrews hospital

    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

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    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
    Email: Thandeka.Nxumalo@kznhealth.gov.za

    Site last edited on 09 July, 2019 

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