The management team and staff of
Netcare Greenacres Hospital take pride in providing a multi-disciplinary
healthcare service and are dedicated and committed to providing exceptional
customer service and compassionate care to patients and their families within
the Eastern Cape community.
Located in the heart of Port
Elizabeth's suburbs, Netcare Greenacres Hospital services the communities of
Port Elizabeth and the surrounding district suburbs and has been doing so for
more than 25 years. Our highly qualified nurses and doctors, utilizing
state-of-the art technology and equipment provide the most advanced treatment
- 340 beds
- 24-Hour Emergency Unit
- 14 Operating Theatres
- 16-Bed Intensive Care Unit
- 7-Bed Cardio-thoracic Intensive Care Unit
- 7-Bed Neo Natal Intensive Care Unit
- 12-Bed Coronary Care Unit
- 16-Bed High Care and Neuro High Care Ward
- 25-Bed Paediatric Ward
- 14-Bed Maternity Ward
- Two Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratories
- Medical & Surgical Wards
- Day Clinic / Gastroenterology Unit
- Health Edu-Care Centre
- Netcare Greenacres Hospital Dispensary
- After-hours Drs WF Wickens & Associates
services include, but are not limited to radiology, pathology,
physiotherapy, renal care, speech therapy and dietetics
Netcare Greenacres Hospital's professional resident and sessional specialists provide exceptional standards of medical care in the following fields of medicine:
- Bariatric Surgery
- Cardiology (including Paediatric Cardiology)
- Cardio-thoracic Surgery
- Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
- General Surgery
- Maxillo Facial and Oral Surgery
- Neurology & Neurosurgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
Emergency Unit - Tel 041 390 7120/6
Our Emergency unit provides a 24-hour
emergency service with doctors from Dr WF Wickens & Associates, as well as
experienced trauma nursing staff. It has a 4-bed resuscitation room, a 6-bed
cubicle area, with a procedure and plaster of paris room. The Emergency Unit is
also supported by the Netcare 911 Medical Emergency Service which provides
immediate medical assistance and transport to our Emergency Unit.
Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratories (Cath Labs)
Our two Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratories provides all the features of a modern catheterization laboratory. We offer diagnostic and interventional cardiology including but not limited to coronary angioplasty, coronary stenting advanced pacemaker implantation technology, as well as specialized paediatric cardiology.
High Care and Neuro High Care Ward
The highly qualified staff of our
16-bed High Care and Neuro High Care Ward strive to provide a safe and
therapeutic environment for our patients, achieving high quality, compassionate
nursing care and spiritual support for both patients and their relatives.
Intensive Care and Coronary Care Units
We have a 16-bed Intensive Care Unit, including six isolation cubicles. In addition to this, we have a dedicated 7-bed Cardio-thoracic Unit complimenting our 12-bed Coronary Care Unit (CCU). These units are all equipped with advanced technology, including highly trained and skilled nursing staff to deal with any medical and / or cardiac emergency.
Health Edu-Care Centre - Tel: (041) 390 7252 / 7308
Our Health Edu-Care Centre provides a pre-assessment before admission of patients, as well as pre- and post-operative information before surgical procedures and operations.
Netcare Greenacres Hospital Pharmacy - Tel: (041) 390 7278
Open 7 days a week (08h00 - 21h30), the Netcare Greenacres Hospital Pharmacy
caters for all your dispensing requirements. Our in-house pharmacy is open to
the public and is contracted with most medical aids and also offers monthly
chronic medication and a free delivery service.
The Pathology Laboratories are situated within the hospital and offer a 24-hour service. They are Ampath Laboratory - Tel: (041) 399 9000 and Pathcare Laboratory - Tel: (041) 363 0594.
Qualified physiotherapists deal with a wide range of problems including spinal injuries, back and neck pain, headaches, sports injuries, muscle strains, joint strains, occupational injuries and post-operative rehabilitation.
Radiologists, Drs Visser, Erasmus, Vawda & Partners - Tel: (041) 395 3300 provide comprehensive services, including ultrasound, MRI, CT scan, bone densitometry and angiography.
Located on the ground floor is
Wiesenhof coffee shop - Tel: (041) 390 7103, which serves a variety of snacks,
light meals and refreshments and also sells newspapers, magazines and gifts.
24-hour parking facilities are available on the grounds of Netcare Greenacres Hospital.
Netcare Greenacres Hospital endeavours to provide a secure environment at all times for our patients, their families and visitors, as well as our doctors and staff. Our facility is monitored by CCTV (closed circuit television) and security personnel are situated at strategic positions throughout the hospital.
Netcare Greenacres Hospital has a clean-air policy. No smoking is allowed in the facility.