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Eerste River Hospital

Eerste River Hospital is a district hospital located in the Khayelitsha Eastern Sub-Structure of the Western Cape Department of Health. The hospital provides a comprehensive range of medical services to people in the Eerste Rivier, Macassar, Delft, Mfuleni, Kleinvlei and surrounding communities. The hospital has a 124 bed capacity with inpatient wards for surgery, medicine, […]

Mitchells Plain CHC (ART Services)

Mitchells Plain CHC services some of the poorest communities of the Western Cape and includes Mitchells Plain, Browns Farm, Strandfontein, Crossroads and Mandalay. The hospital was originally built to deal with a catchment area of 150 000 people, this area has now grown to 1.5 million people. Currently the hospital treats +/- 1000 patients per […]

Mossel Bay ART Clinics

The total population for Mossel Bay is 101544. This clinic serviced all referred cases according to protocol guidelines from 15 service points.  The facility operates from Monday to Friday from 07h00 to 16h00.  Currently on the ARV register at the end of October 2011 were 1262 patients.  Decant site at three PHC service points render […]

Wesfleur Hospital (Atlantis)

Wesfleur Hospital was erected in the newly built town of Atlantis in 1977. Atlantis was established in the early 1970’s and has a southern industrial area and a northern residential area. The hospital functioned initially as a day Hospital without a resident doctor, though it had an 18-bed ward and a twenty-four hour maternity unit […]

George & Thembaletu ART Clinics

The Eden District covers a large area that services rural faming towns including Oudtshoorn, Uniondale, Albertinia, Riversdale, Calitzdorp and Ladismith just to name a few. Being that the population sizes are far smaller in these rural districts and that they are so far removed from any major cities, it is often overlooked when it comes […]