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P/Bag X9371 Vryheid
Senior Management Team
Ms S Nkonyane : Hospital Manager
Dr: FS Idika : Medical Manager
Mrs JK Eckersley : Nursing Manager
Mr MP Msomi : Finance Manager
Ms NWP Mabizela : HR Manager
Ms NS Khambule : Pharmacy Manager
Mr S Pillay : Systems Manager
Our vision is to provide optimal health status to all persons of Abaqulusi
sub-district in the Zululand Health District
Vryheid District Hospital is committed to deliver a quality, coordinated,
integrated and effective health service to the people of Abaqulusi Sub-District
based on the Primary Health Care approach through the District Health System.
Strengthen PHC Service
Ensure the establishment of a highly motivated, well developed & adequate health workforce
Implement an Infrastructure Development Plan
Implement Quality Care Improvement Programmes
Strengthen the implementation or priority programmes
CDC clinicDental services
Medical - General
Obstetrics and Gyaenacology
Out patients (General medical, Surgical, Orthopaedic, Paediatric, High risk
Pregnancies, Geriatrics, Stomatherapy)
Social workerStroke unit
Vryheid hospital is a level one care hospital in the Abaqulusi Sub-district,
in the Zululand health district. The hospital serves about 224
546 people (this figure is based on Abaqulusi Municipality figures).
hospital is authorised to use 338 beds, but due to the influx of patients
from outside the sub-district and the disease pandemic, 359 beds are used.
Vryheid hospital has 14 fixed clinics (including gateway) and three
mobile clinics which have 47 visiting points.
"Quality Care is our Business" has been the motto that drove staff in
service delivery improvement since 2006. Emphasis has been put on the
"Prevetative and Promotive is our business" since the beginning of 2008,
hence our motto: "Quality Care and Preventative and Promotive Health is our
business at Vryheid hospital"
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Site last edited on
28 January, 2013
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