Botshabelo District Hospital - Botshabelo, Free State, South Africa

Area: Botshabelo, Free State, South Africa
Region: Free State
Physical Address: Old Police Station Road, Botshabelo, Free State, South Africa
Postal Address: Private Bag X527, Botshabelo, 9781, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0)51 533 0111
Fax: +27 (0)51 534 1096
GPS Co-Ordinates: 29° 15´ 33.85" S; 26° 44´ 13.70" E

State Hospitals - Botshabelo District Hospital - Botshabelo, Free State, South Africa


Botshabelo District Hospital was opened in 1986. It is planned to be a flat structure which would be build in phases, it was only build up to 2nd phase that is 3 wards (Paediatrics consisting of 26 beds, Medical Wards- Male and Female each consisting of 34 beds.


The Hospital comprised of the following structures:

  • OPD

Total beds approved and in use 135. Bed occupancy 70% - 90%



Visiting Hours

Monday – Sunday

Morning: 11H00 – 11H30

Afternoon: 15H00 – 16H00

Night: 19H00 – 20H00


Services Rendered

BDH offers a full district hospital package of services


  • Male and Female Wards
  • Paediatric Ward 
  • Maternity Ward – Post natal and sick ANC
  • Operating theatre (CSSD)
  • Casualty – Forensic services (victims of violence) 
  • OPD – Minor ailments & Chronics 
  • ARV Clinic 
  • Oral health service 
  • Rehabilitation Service  
  • Occupational therapy 
  • Physiotherapy 
  • Social Work service 
  • Dietician services 
  • Psychologist 
  • Speech therapy 
  • Ophthalmology / Eye Care services 
  • Radiography 
  • Pharmacy 
  • Step down facility of ten beds
  • Auxiliary services
  • House keeping services 
  • Food services 
  • Laundry services 
  • Transport services 
  • Maintenance services that also support the clinics and forensic services.
  • Security services

Referral System

Receives patients from:

  • Botshabelo Clinics
  • Theunissen Clinics
  • Verkeerdevlei Clinic

Refers to:

  • Pelonomi Hospital in Bloemfontein


For Admission Bring Along:

  • Valid ID document
  • Referral letter from Clinic/doctor
  • Correct address & Telephone numbers 
  • Name of family member

Hospital Fee

  • R20.00 Consultation 
  • R10.00 If Admitted 
  • For consultation and being admitted = R20.00 + R10.00 = R30.00
  • R119.00 for clients who are employed and on Medical Aid.

Unemployed please bring the following

  • UIF Certificate or affidavit from the police station

The Service is free for the following people:

  • Pensioners please bring proof of receiving pension i.e pension card or proof from the bank
  • Pregnant women and children under the age of 6 years
  • Disabled - please bring proof of disability/ doctors’ certificate


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