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Telephone: (033) 897 1002
Fax: (033) 897 1078
Email:  henry.dlamini@kznhealth.gov.za
Postal Address: P/bag X9124 Pietermaritzburg 3200
Physical Address: 171 Hoosen Haffajee ( former Berg) Street, Pietermaritzburg

Senior Management Team

Vision: Better health, Better life through Courage and Excellence.

Mission: To achieve such excellence in service delivery that all Individuals in the UMgungundlovu District remain in better health, thus becoming the leading District in the country.

Core Values:

  • Unconditional loving and Caring:
  • We treat all with dignity.

  • Transparency:
  • Give and share information.
  • Teamwork:
  • A sense of belonging and combined effort.
  • Integrity:
  • We serve with honesty and respect.
  • Commitment:
  • Dedicated to fulfil our promises
  • Innovativeness:
  • Caring through creativity.

Service delivery:
UMgungundlovu Health District has 46 fixed clinics, 17 Mobile Clinics and 1 state aided clinic.

Community Health Centres in uMgungundlovu district

  • Bruntville CHC (Mpofana)
  • East Boom CHC (Umsunduzi)
  • Imbalenhle CHC (Imbali)

    Hospitals in uMgungundlovu district

  • Appelsbosch hospital (District)
  • Edendale hospital (District-Regional)
  • Doris Goodwin hospital (Specialised TB)
  • Fort Napier hospital (Specialised Psychiatric)
  • Grey's hospital (Regional Tertiary)
  • Northdale hospital (District)
  • Richmond hospital (Specialised TB)
  • Townhill hospital (Specialised Psychiatric)
  • Umgeni hospital (Specialised Psychiatric)
  • UMgungundlovu Health District is the seat of the Office of the Premier for KwaZulu-Natal as well as the provincial capital, Pietermaritzburg. The District provides a health service to 10% of the provincial population, amounting to 1 052 730 with 84.3% of the population being uninsured.

    UMgungundlovu Health District covers an area of 9 189 square kilometres. It comprises of seven municipalities namely UMshwathi (KZ 221), Umgeni (KZ 222), Mpofana (KZ 223), Impendle (KZ 224), Msunduzi (KZ 225), UMkhambathini (KZ 226) and Richmond (KZ 227).

    The UMgungundlovu Health District has been selected as a Pilot District to prepare for the implementation of the National Health Insurance (NHI). Map of uMgungundlovu District


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