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Ethekwini Hospital And Heart Centre Directions, Telephone Number, Doctors, Visiting Hours & Pharmacy

Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre is a large private hospital located in Durban, KwaZulu Natal. This hospital is owned and operated under the Management of Lenmed group and has 250 beds. Heart, kidney and lung transplants are performed at the hospital.

Excellence in healthcare at a state-of-the-art facility that is both affordable and accessible; this is the vision of Lenmed Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre. We do our utmost to ensure that every patient receives the very highest standard of care. Our Patients are at the Heart of everything we do

Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre has:
• 345 Beds
• An entire floor dedicated to the Cardiac centre of excellence
• Medical Ward
• Surgical Wards
• 24 hour Emergency Department
• Short stay unit
• Maternity unit
• Paediatric ward
• Transplant Unit
• 7 Theatres
• Clinical Pharmacy for in patients and out patients
• State of the art Radiology and Pathology services
• A pharmacy for outpatients and hospital patients
• A coffee shop

Ethekwini Hospital And Heart Centre Management

Our hospital management team can be contacted using the main switchboard numbers 031 581 2400.

Hospital General Manager
   Niresh Bechan

Services Manager
   Vegan Naicker

Finance Manager
   Yogita Maharaj

Marketing Manager
   Sheena Dhunlal

HR Manager
   Tasheeka Moodley

Nursing Services Manager
   Charlotte Raman

Ethekwini Hospital And Heart Centre Visiting Hours

Visitors to the hospital are a welcome and important part of the patient’s recuperation. However, to ensure that the patient receives adequate rest and for the smooth running of the hospital, certain restrictions may be necessary. For the comfort and safety of all patients please adhere to the following rules:

Visiting hours are as follows:

Cardiac Centre
CCU & SCCU  – 11:30 – 12:00 (Next of kin only)
15:00 – 16:00
19:00 – 20:00

Cardiac Ward  – 15:00 – 16:00
 19:00 – 20:00

Maternity         – 15:00 – 16:00
16:00 – 17:00

Grandparents & Siblings Only  19:00 – 20:00

 Husbands & Partners are allowed all day between 8:00 – 20:00

MICU & SICU  – 15:00 – 16:00
19:00 – 20:00

Paediatric Ward – 15:00 – 17:00

Medical & Surgical wards  – 15:00 – 16:00
19:00 – 20:00

• Only two visitors at the bedside at any one time.
• For their safety, no children under 12 are permitted into the intensive care units or the wards.
• Please do not visit the hospital if you are suffering from an infectious illness such as cold, flu or other infection.
• For maternity patients, special visiting times for siblings and grandparents will be arranged. You will be advised of these times on admission.

Please note that the above serves as a guide and that visiting arrangements are subject to the discretion of the ward / unit nursing staff.

Ethekwini Hospital And Heart Centre Facilities For Visitors

Public Phone
Both cash and card public telephones are available in the main reception area – phone cards are obtainable from the coffee shop.

Coffee Shop
A Café Dulce coffee shop is located on the Ground Floor, serving hot and cold beverages and a selection of light meals, sandwiches and snacks.

Café Dulce– 031 581 2316

Vending Machines
For easy access to cold beverages and snacks, vending machines are located at selected sites in the hospital.

Gift Shop
A gift shop selling cards, flowers and small gifts is located on the Ground Floor.

The hospital pharmacy is available to patients, outpatients and visitors. The pharmacy supplies prescription and non prescription medicines as well as a range of toiletries, cosmetics and gifts.

Retail pharmacy – 031 581 2611

Pharmacy Manager
Rekha Singh – 031 581 2609

Ethekwini Hospital And Heart Centre Contacts & Directions

Lenmed Ethekwini Hospital & Heart Centre
11 Riverhorse Road, Riverhorse Valley Business Estate, Queen Nandi Drive, Durban, 4017

Email: info@ehhc.co.za

For more information on Lenmed Ethekwini Hospital & Heart Centre  please call +27 (0)31 581 2400

The hospital is located at 11 Riverhorse Drive, Queen Nandi Drive, Durban in the KwaZulu Natal. Nearby main roads are the N2 highway to the East of the hospital and the M45 to the North. The hospital is located in Durban North.

Lenmed Ethekwini Hospital & Heart Centre is conveniently located between Durban and Umhlanga, just off the N2 freeway.  The hospital is accessed via the Nandi Road offramp and is situated at the River Horse Valley Business Estate.



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