Netcare Waterfall City Hospital
  Netcare Waterfall City Hospital


Facilities and Services
Services
Netcare Waterfall City Hospital in partnership with Phelang Bonolo is a multi-disciplinary healthcare facility. It is conveniently located just off Allandale Road in Midrand, Gauteng, making it the closest ICU facility to the M1 highway. The hospital's state-of-the-art equipment is complimented by highly skilled doctors, professional staff and a dynamic management team, who are committed to providing exceptional care for patients and their families.


Netcare Waterfall City Hospital is proud to ascribe to the values held dear by the Netcare Group. At Netcare, our core value is Care. We care about the Dignity of our patients and all members of the Netcare family. We care about the Participation of our people and our partners in everything we do. We care about Truth in all our actions. We are Passionate about quality care and professional excellence.


DISCIPLINES

Netcare Waterfall City Hospital's professional resident and sessional medical practitioners provide world-class care in the following fields of medicine:

  • Audiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Dietetics
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • Haematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Nephrology
  • Neuro Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Pulmonology
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Pathology
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Radiology
  • Sports Medicine
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery


Specialised Units

24-hour Emergency Department
Our Emergency Department is fully equipped to handle all trauma incidents, accidents as well as general emergencies. Facilities include a spacious state-of-the art resuscitation room, specialised treatment room and plaster room. In addition, the unit provides a 24-hour ambulatory service. The unit is staffed by a specialised, multi-disciplinary trauma team who are able to provide complete medical, coronary and surgical care for every eventuality. The unit works closely with highly skilled Netcare 911 paramedics and is in direct contact with the local 10111 emergency call centre.

Centres of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery
In South Africa, bariatric and metabolic surgery follows a stringent programme of accreditation. Netcare Limited currently boasts five accredited Bariatric Centres of Excellence countrywide. All the centres have dedicated multidisciplinary bariatric teams which ensure a seamless and supportive process for each patient, with good clinical governance and sustainability of treatment as a cornerstone for each and every procedure. Accreditation of these centres is administrated by Professor Tess van der Merwe, Director of the Bariatric Centres of South Africa. Netcare Waterfall City Hospital's Bariatric Centre of Excellence has full international accreditation through the European chapter of the International Federation for the surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO), and is considered to be the flagship of bariatric and metabolic surgery model in South Africa.

Intensive Care Unit
Netcare Waterfall City Hospital's 15-bed technologically advanced unit is equipped to deal with any life-threatening complications and conditions. The unit is supported by highly trained nursing staff and excellent medical practitioners to provide comprehensive and continuous care for the critically ill.

Obstetrics Unit
The hospital's obstetrics unit provides total mother and baby care. Comprehensive obstetric services are offered, addressing antenatal care. The obstetrics' unit has three delivery rooms and a fully equipped theatre for caesarian sections. The maternity ward is ultra-modern providing home comfort for mothers as well as the rooming-in option.

Ancillary Services


Audiology:
The audiologist assesses impairments and dysfunction of the hearing (auditory) and balance systems. Audiologists focus on prevention of hearing loss by fitting hearing protection and focus on rehabilitation of hearing by fitting of hearing aids and assistive listening devices to assist people with hearing loss to improve their quality of life.

Dietetics:

Netcare Waterfall City Hospital provides qualified dietician who can advise and explain the necessity for special diets ,particularly those that have been prescribed to patients.

Dietetics:
The audiologist assesses impairments and dysfunction of the hearing (auditory) and balance systems. Audiologists focus on prevention of hearing loss by fitting hearing protection and focus on rehabilitation of hearing by fitting of hearing aids and assistive listening devices to assist people with hearing loss to improve their quality of life.

Pathology:
Independent pathology laboratories are available within the hospital. A qualified clinical pathologist is available on a 24-hour basis to provide test results and logistical support for laboratory tests.

Pharmacy:
An in-house pharmacy and retail dispensary, which is conveniently located in the main foyer of the hospital, caters for all pharmacological and dispensing requirements.

Radiology / X-ray:
All aspects of radiology are provided including general investigations, theatre and bedside unit procedure. Sophisticated imaging facilities include CT; MRI-scanning; Mammography and Ultrasounds.

Oral hygienist: 
Holistic oral care through preventative dentistry and motivation focusing on the direct link between oral and systemic health. Treating a broad spectrum of patients from toddlers to geriatrics. Also doing in-chair teeth whitening, treatment of halitosis and improving general aesthetics.

Orthotics and Prosthetics:
Orthotics and Prosthetics deals with artificial limbs and all external appliances ranging from innersoles, ankle, knee, wrist, arm and neck braces, corsets, compression stockings, shoe modifications as well as mobility needs such as wheelchairs, walking frames and crutches.

Podiatry:
Podiatrists are highly trained specialists in the care of ankle and foot ailments. They examine, diagnose, treat and help in the prevention of foot and foot-related lower limb conditions.
They treat patients of all ages, diabetic foot complications, nail surgery to sports injuries.


Physiotherapy:
A primary care health profession dedicated to the promotion of health, wellness and fitness. Emphasis is placed on the improvement of functional independence through the prevention and management of pain.

Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Centre:
Facilities include an equipped rehabilitative gym and a team of specialised Orthopaedic Surgeons, a Sports Physician, Occupational Therapists and dedicated Physiotherapists specialised in treating sports injuries, rehabilitation, musculo-skeletal conditions as well as chronic pain and chest pathologies.


Pre-Admission Clinic 011 304 6721
Pharmacy 011 304 6723 / 4
Stork's Nest Clinic 011 304 7913
24-hour Emergency Department 011 304 6694 / 5
Netcare 911 082 911

Interesting links:
SASOM website

Milestones and Awards
Awards

 


PHYSICAL ADDRESS
Cnr Magwa Crescent and Mac Mac Avenue
Midrand
1682

Tel : 011 304 6600
Fax : 011 304 6800

POSTAL ADDRESS
PO Box 12403
Vorna Valley
Midrand
1686

HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT

Hospital General Manager:
Rolien Kuhne
Tel: 011 304 6627
Email: rolien.kuhne@netcare.co.za

Financial Manager:
Kamani Reddy
Tel: 011 304 6657
Email: kamani.reddy@netcare.co.za

Nursing Manager:
Andrea Sullivan
Tel: 011 304 6629
Email: andrea.naude@netcare.co.za

Human Resource Officer:
Judith Sekhukhune
Tel: 011 302 6630
Email:

judith.sekhukhune@netcare.co.za

Technical Manager:
Vincent Damaneyt
Tel: 011 304 6753
Email:
vincent.damaneyt@netcare.co.za

PHARMACY
Tel: 011 304 6724/3

Pharmacy Manager:
Sapna Singh
Tel: 011 304 6729
Email: sapna.singh@netcare.co.za

 

Suggestions/Complaints/Compliments

Hospital customer care team
E-mail:
CustomerCareWaterfallCity@netcare.co.za
Central customer service centre
E-mail:
Customer.service@netcare.co.za



PHYSICAL ADDRESS
Directions

GPS
S26.00.52.5 E028.06.09.6

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