Umphumulo Hospital

Umphumulo Hospital is a District Hospital in Ilembe Health District; it is situated on the road between Stanger and Greytown. It is a 158 bedded facility. The hospital is sharing a Sub-district with Untunjambili Hospital. The catchment population of Maphumulo Sub-district is 132 007 in which Umphumulo Hospital accounts for 60% of the catchment population.

The hospital has 7 fixed clinics and 2 mobile services which serves a total number of 40 mobile points. Clinics are as follows:

  • Isithundu Clinic
  • Maphumulo Clinic
  • Maqumbi Clinic
  • Mbhekaphansi Clinic
  • Mthandeni Clinic
  • Oqaqeni Clinic
  • Otimati Clinic

Umphumulo Hospital

Dr T Zintonga : Clinical Manager

Dr T Zintonga : Acting CEO / Medical Manager

Mr. N.A. Mbele – Nursing Manager

Mr. N.A. Mbele : Nursing Manager

Mrs R. Govender – Pharmacy Manager

Mrs R. Govender : Pharmacy Manager

 Mrs. N. M. Selepe – Finance Manager

Mrs. N. M. Selepe : Finance Manager

Mr RBN Chirwa - HR Manager

Mr RBN Chirwa - HR Manager

Mrs N P Hlongwa: Deputy Director - Human Resources

Mr. R. Ramrackan : Systems Manager

Contact Details

Telephone: +27 (0) 32 481 4100

Fax: +27 (0) 32 481 4166


Postal Address : Private Bag X9219 Maphumulo 4470

Visiting Hours

Monday - Friday :10h30 – 11h30 : 14h00 - 15h30 : 17h30– 18h30

Weekends and Public Holidays :10h30 – 11h30 14h00 : – 15h30 :17h30 – 18h30


To provide and sustain optimal health of all persons of KwaMaphumulo.


UMphumulo Hospital is committed to render effective, efficient, co-ordinated and sustainable district health care services through a Primary Health Care approach incorporating utilization of all resources and improvement of its public image and customer satisfaction through caring attitude

Core Values

  • To strengthen PHC services.
  • To ensure increased life expectancy.
  • To reduce mortality and morbidity.
  • To ensure improvement on HAST program.
  • To strengthen Quality Improvement Programs.
  • To ensure the establishment of highly motivated, well developed and adequate Healthcare Workforce.
  • Implementation of facilities management plan and improvement.
  • To strengthen focus programs.


  • Honesty, trustworthy and integrity through mutual respect.
  • Commitment to perform based on ethical behaviour, team spirit and time management.
  • Commitment to change, openness and transparency.


Miss. T. F. Ngubane - Pro
If you have any questions, complaints, suggestions or compliments regarding Umphumulo Hospital , please contact Miss. T. F. Ngubane - Pro

Tel: ( 032) 481 4193

Fax: (032) 481 2009


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This page last edited on 14 September, 2019

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