Greytown Hospital - Greytown, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa

Area: Greytown, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
Region: Kwazulu Natal
Physical Address: Bell Street Extension, Greytown, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
Postal Address: Private Bag X5562, Greytown Hospital, South Africa
Phone: +27 (0)33 413 9400
Fax: +27 (0)33 413 2809
Cell: +27 (0)72 329 8328 (to be used in event of landline service failure)
GPS Co-Ordinates: -29.06578, 30.60004883

State Hospitals - Greytown Hospital - Greytown, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa

Greytown hospital is a district hospital with 207 beds in the Umzinyathi health district.

Greytown hospital serves the population of Umvoti Municipality.  According to the Municipal Demarcation Board, based on the 2001 census data, estimates the population of Umvoti municipality at 92 294.

The hospital serves mainly a rural and semi urban population.  The hospital provides a 24 hour inpatient/outpatient trauma and emergency service, a 24 hour laboratory, x-ray and blood bank facility.  The hospital has a Heliport/Helipad.

Greytown hospitals vision is "Better health for prosperity through Courage and Commitment". 

This vision is supported by the mission and values. The hospital was awarded Baby Friendly Status in 2004.

Directions to hospital: From the N3, take the R33 to Greytown. The hospital is in Bell street extension.  

Services offered at Greytown Hospital

  • Medical
  • Surgical
  • Paediatric
  • Obstetric and Gynaecology
  • 24 hour accident and emergency
  • 24 hour crisis centre
  • 24 hour x-ray and laboratory
  • Dental clinic
  • Social work
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Physiotherapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Theatre
  • ARV, VCT and PMTCT
  • Clinical psychology
  • Greytown hospital also provides support services to seven (7) fixed clinics in Umvoti sub-district



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