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Netcare Linmed Hospital

Facilities and Services

Facilities and Services

Netcare Linmed Hospital opened its doors in 1993 with 100 beds and currently operates as a 203 bed hospital.



In the interest of our patients, visitors are to please adhere to the visiting times.
One visitor is allowed per patient in the Day Ward at any time.
Two visitors are allowed per patient in all other wards during visiting hours.


Visit the Pre-Admission clinic prior to your admission, complete the documentation and experience a hassle free admission on the day of hospitalisation.
Documents required for Pre-Admission:

  • Medical Aid membership card
  • Identification document
  • Medical Aid authorisation number

On line Pre-Admissions should be done 48 hours prior admission. Visit www.netcare.co.za

24 Hour Emergency Department
Patients will be seen in order of priority and not necessarily in order of arrival.
International triage score is used to establish priority patients.
Managed by ER Consulting Incorporated, an independent doctor company.
Fully equipped 3 bed resuscitation room, 6 general cubicles, POP room and procedure room.

Our hospital consists of the following wards:
Medical, ICU/High Care, Surgical, Orthopaedic/Neuro, Maternity, NNICU, Paediatric, Day and Psychiatric.

Six theatres of which two are laminar flow theatres.

Medical/Surgical Disciplines
  • Physicians
  • Paediatricians
  • Cardiologist
  • Dermatology
  • Oncologists
  • ENT surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Urology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Gynaecology & Obstetrician
  • General surgery
  • Neuro surgery
  • Plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • Clinical Neurophysiologist/Diagnostic Sleep Lab (DSL)

Ancillary services
Occupational Therapist

Storks Nest
Complements the services provided by the Maternity ward as they provide breastfeeding advice and follow-ups, immunizations, baby developmental assessment, parent support and counselling.
The Storks Nest sister visits the mothers in the Maternity ward whilst admitted and babies get administered their vaccinations.
Should a baby gets discharged during a weekend, contact Storks Nest on Monday to arrange for an appointment for your baby to be vaccinated.
Contact no: 011 748-6279

Paediatric Ward
Newly renovated 20 bed ward including 6 isolation rooms.
No children under the age of 12 are allowed in the ward.
Refreshments (coffee, tea, sandwiches) are available during the day for the parents.

Maternity Ward
18 Bed ward, 2 private rooms and 8 semi private rooms.
Private rooms can be requested for, dependent on availability.
Babies are taken to the Nursery room during visiting hours.
No children under the age of 12 years allowed in the ward.

Baby Birth Certificates
Register your baby whilst in hospital by completing the documentation that is available in the Maternity Ward and receive your baby’s birth certificate before your baby gets discharged.
Documents required for birth certificate registration: Copy of ID of mother and father of the baby and copy of marriage certificate.

Retail Pharmacy
Trading hours: Mondays to Fridays from 08H00 – 18H00
Saturdays from 09H00 – 14H00
Sundays and Public Holidays from 09H00 – 13H00


  • Burger Radiology
  • CR & Digital radiography
  • Ultrasonography
  • Digital Mammography
  • Bone Densitometry
  • Magnetic Resonant Imaging: 1.5T machine, TIM upgrade and ensure shorter examination times with sharp images.
  • 64 slice CT Scan
  • Fully digital PACS system: filmless, patients receive a cd containing a dicom reader for image assessment and a report.

Ampath:  011 748-6249
Lancet:  011 748-6224

Milestones and Awards

Netcare Linmed Hospital was voted by the readers of the Benoni City Times as the best in Benoni under the category "Goods & Services". Best of Benoni is a community project involving the Benoni City Times, The Aurora, Benoni and Van Ryn Rotary Clubs, Benoni Publicity association, the Benoni Chamber of Commerce and Benoni Biz.

Based on survey results of the Ekhurhuleni Municipal District conducted during August and September 2006, Netcare Linmed Hospital has won the Joint Arrow Award in the business sector : PRIVATE HOSPITALS/CLINICS in the EKHURHULENI.

Companies/institutions in their respective business sectors, who over the past 12 months contributed most to stimulating economic growth and development, and who have also demonstrated exceptional managerial and corporate governance qualities during the same period.

Companies/institutions for their outstanding service and contribution to the Municipal District's economy, for enhancing BEE and for fighting HIV/Aids.

Companies/institutions they hold in high esteem as good corporate citizens, I.e. corporate social responsibility initiatives and investments.In this survey Netcare Linmed Hospital took top honors and was awarded with the PMR Diamond Arrow Award.

5 Hull Road
Tel: +27 (0) 11 748 6200
Fax: +27 (0) 11 425 2594


PO Box 13028

11H00 – 11H30
15H00 – 16H00
19H00 – 20H00 (ICU: 19H15 – 20H00)

Tel: +27 (0) 11 748 6254

General Manager:
Alan Abrahams

Nursing Manager:
Annemarie Berry

Financial Manager:
Jacques Steyn

Human Resources Manager:
Christine Zondagh

Pharmacy Manager:
Melissa van der Merwe


Hospital customer care team
Central customer service centre