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Telephone: +27 (0) 39 834 8200
Fax: +27 (0) 29 834 1301 /1305

Postal Address:
P/bag X502, Ixopo
Physical Address:
111 Main Road, Ixopo, 3276

Senior Management Team

Mrs BA Mkhize : District Director
Mrs N Ndzamela : Deputy Director: Clinical and Programmes

A pioneering provider of optimal and comprehensive healthcare in the Province of KwaZulu-Natal underpinned by excellence

To provide a sustainable, coordinated, integrated and comphrensive health system at all levels of care based on  the Primary Health Care Approach through the District Health System

Core Values

  • Trust built on truth, integrity and reconciliation
  • Open communication, transparency and consultation
  • Commitment to performance
  • Courage to learn and innovate

Sisonke District Priorities

  • Reduction of mortality and morbidity of women, children and other vulnerable groups from communicable and non-communicable diseases.
  • Improve the hotel aspect of health facilities
  • Human capacity and development
  • Poverty alleviation and food security
  • Information technology (IT) and communication
  • Improving service delivery
  • Quality improvement and restoration of human dignity
  • Strengthening district hospital services
  • Strengthening EMRS
  • Good Governance
  • Development of regional services to reach under-serviced areas.


Harry Gwala health district is found in the south of KwaZulu-Natal.  The population is estimated at 526 946. 

The district is divided into four local municipalities (sub-districts): Greater Kokstad, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini –Zuma, UMzimkhulu and Ubuhlebezwe. Institutions that provide health services per Municipality.

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If you require further information on Harry Gwala Health District, please contact the Public Relations Officer, Ms Silindile Mabaso

Tel No.: 039 834 8300
Fax No: 039 384 1301
E-mail: silindile.mabaso@kznhealth.gov.za


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