A Guide to Private Hospitals in South Africa

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Rosebank Hospital (Netcare) in Sandton, Johannesburg

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Located within the upmarket suburb of Rosebank, Netcare’s Rosebank Hospital is one of the leadingprivate hospitals in close proximity to the bustling areas of Sandton, Randburg and the City of Johannesburg. The hospital is well known for its sports medicine, orthopaedic and reconstructive plastic surgery wings in addition to the various other disciplines within the facility. Due to its location, it is a popular facility for patients from both Johannesburg south and north, and is also easily accessible to Midrand. The hospital is well positioned relatively close to both Lanseria Airport and O.R. Tambo International Airport, and is within walking distance to the Gautrain.

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Medical and Surgical ICU Visiting Hours & Rules

It is important that the family and friends of the ICU patients understand the importance of the rules in place and the appropriate behaviour when visiting a patient in ICU. The medical and surgical ICU (intensive care units) are where patients who are in the most fragile states are housed within a hospital.  Some facilities do not have a separate medical and surgical ICU but a general ICU instead. Visitors can seriously compromise the health of these patients by not adhering to the ICU rules.

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Kingsbury Hospital (Life Health) In Claremont, Cape Town

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Life Kingsbury Hospital is located in the upmarket suburb of Claremont in Cape Town. It falls within the Souther Suburbs, just a short distance away from the University of Cape Town (UCT). Kingsbury Hospital is one of the biggest Life Healthcare facilities in Cape Town and is widely known for its high quality of private healthcare coupled with a team of top medical specialists. Its smaller sister facility is the Claremont Hospital around 500 metres away on Main Road, Claremont. Both hospitals typically function together due to their close proximity.

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Claremont Hospital (Life Health) in Cape Town, Western Cape

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Situated in the upmarket suburb of Claremont in Cape Town, Claremont Hospital is one of Life Healthcare’s premier Western Cape facilities, functioning in conjunction with Kingsbury Hospital a short distance away. It caters for the bustling Southern Suburbs, the heart of Cape Town’s middle to upper class residential areas like Claremont itself, Rondebosch and Newlands. Claremont Hospital is much smaller than Kingsbury Hospital but ensures the same high quality healthcare synonymous with the Life Healthcare brand.

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Fourways Hospital (Life Health) in Sandton, Johannesburg

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Conveniently located between the upmarket and most populous regions in northern Johannesburg, Fourways Hospital is another premier facility in the Life Healthcare Group. It is one of the larger Life hospitals in the area boasting a large contingent of beds and specialties compared to its sister facilities in the areas surrounding the commercial hub of Sandton, Johannesburg. Fourways is a collection of suburbs, mainly middle and upper class suburbs, that lies north of the plush Bryanston and popular Randburg on the West Rand. The hospital sits in one of the fastest-developing commercial and residential hubs in Johannesburg and the facilities ensure that it fits in with the needs and demands of the community.

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