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Leratong Hospital – A new Paediatric Unit

Leratong Hospital is a flagship project of SAME since 2011. The hospital serves a catchment area of over 1.2 million people. Over the years, the Foundation has made an immense improvement to healthcare delivery at the hospital, completely renovating and equipping areas such as Accident & Emergency, Walk-in Casualty, the Maternity unit, a Paediatric unit, […]

Tembisa Hospital – New Wound Care Clinic

Tembisa Provincial Tertiary Hospital, is situated in Tembisa, Gauteng. The immediate communities that the hospital serves are Midrand and Diepsloot, but it is also a referral hospital to 20 clinics in the greater region spanning three municipalities. As a tertiary hospital, the facility is used to train our future doctors and nurses. Annually the hospital […]

Leratong Hospital: A new Paediatric Ward

Background Leratong Hospital is a flagship project of SAME. The hospital serves a catchment area of over 1.2 million people. Over the years, the Foundation has made an immense improvement to healthcare delivery at the hospital, completely renovating and equipping areas such as Accident & Emergency, Walk-in Casualty, the Maternity unit, a paediatric unit, the […]

Leratong Antenatal Clinic

Due to the extremely poor conditions of the ward, we had to start the renovations immediately. We are now urgently looking for donations towards medical equipment that will monitor and diagnose pregnant women. The health crisis The health sector is plagued with aging infrastructure, under resourced wards, and hospitals that often run at over 100% […]

SAME Foundation and Barloworld Equipment hand over life-saving ventilators

On Wednesday 2 December, the SAME Foundation and Barloworld Equipment handed over two ventilators to the recently renovated resuscitation unit at Kalafong Hospital. The life-saving machines, worth over R800 000, were fully funded through SAME’s partnership with Barloworld Equipment. The hospital serves an estimated two million people living in Atteridgeville and the surrounding informal settlements. […]