The hospital is situated in Kroonstad, the third-largest town in the Free State province.  Kroonstad is located on the bank of the Vals River and is popular for its many sports activities and fishing spots.  Visitors and locals enjoy many activities such as flea markets, tea garden, walking trails, game viewing and fishing.

The quaint town of Kroonstad is the halfway mark between Johannesburg and Bloemfontein and is a well-liked pit stop for people travelling between Gauteng and the Free State.  The town is also an important railway connection from Cape Town to Johannesburg.

Innovative Medical Insurance
  • Covers GP, dentist & specialist visits.
  • Benefits for prescription medication, select tests & scans.
  • Antenatal (pre-birth) visits and childbirth cover up to R70,000.
  • Hospitalisation (illness-related) benefit up to R70,000 per event.
Plans from R380 p/m

Kroonstad is about two hour’s drive from Johannesburg and Bloemfontein.  The towns of Welkom is 73km South-West and Bethlehem is about 146km East-West of Kroonstad.  The hospital is situated on the R76 (Noordweg) which is the main road that runs through Kroonstad.

The town offers visitors plenty of leisure opportunities from enjoying a game of golf, interacting with tiger and lion cubs at the well-known Lion and Tiger Park, angling in the Vals River to horse riding and hiking.

The hospital has a 24-hour accident and emergency unit that serves private and medical aid patients in the community and surrounding areas. 

Beds and Wards

The hospital has 80 beds with modern and state-of-the-art facilities and wards.  The intensive care ward is equipped with high-tech monitoring and support equipment.  The paediatric ward cares for sick and injured children with well-trained staff and doctors.  Specialised services are provided at the hospital’s renal dialysis unit.

Disciplines and Services

Family practice
General practice
General surgery
Internal medicine
Orthopaedic surgery
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Radiation oncology

Visiting Hours

10h30 – 11h00
15h00 – 16h00
19h00 – 20h00

Physical Address

Free State
South Africa

Map to Location

Telephone and Fax Numbers

Tel:  +27 56 215 1881
Fax:  +27 56 213 2626

Website:  netcare.co.za




Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *