Joseph Hospital is
a government public hospital with a sole key responsibility of providing
tertiary health care services to the community of Gauteng. In order to achieve
this responsibility, the Hospital relies heavily on the commitment and
competency of its ethical and naturally caring employees.
re-named on 1st April 1997, to reflect the transformation in
the country since the advent of democracy is a tertiary hospital,
part of the Wits University circuit responsible for teaching healthcare
workers and provision of tertiary health services.
Hospital provides services to a region with a population of about 1 million.
Our catchment area is mainly Region B of the Johannesburg Municipality
extending to some parts of Region C and D. We serve the medium to low income
segment of the population.
Joseph Hospital consists of a total 21 (Twenty one) in-patient wards, the
majority of which are medical wards (11 including 2 Admission wards), Six (6)
Surgical wards two (2) of which are Orthopaedic wards, a Psychiatric unit,
a 10-bed ICU, a 12 bed-High Care/ Step down unit, a Theatre complex
comprising of twelve theatres, nine (9) of which are functional; speciality
clinics including Stoma unit, Renal dialysis unit, Pain clinic, Endoscopy unit,
Breast clinic, the TB focal point and the Thembalethu HIV clinic.
number of staff is 1886, with the nurses being the majority at 878 as is the
norm for hospital healthcare organisations. Other staff categories: Doctors
220, cleaners 149, and 45 porters. We also have Allied health and support staff
on hand. This number changes based on new additional staff, resignations, and
Name Of The Places We Service:
Diepsloot, Midrand, Fourways,
Sunninghill, Woodmead, Florida, Rosebank, Bryanston, Randburg, Bram
Fischerville, Thulani, Soweto, Parkwood, Highlands North, Alexandra, Wynberg,
Morningside, Douglasdale, Glenvista, Ormonde, City Deep, Benrose, Kensington, Lenasia,
Eldorado Park and Protea.
Helen Joseph Hospital Executives
|Chief Executive Officer||Senior Clinical Manager ||Nurse Manager|
|Dr. Monica Springfield
011 489 1070
What We Do?
The Helen Joseph Hospital is a tertiary Level 3 institution. We provide quality tertiary healthcare services through the following departments:
- General Surgery and sub-specialities
- Anaesthesia and operating theatre complex
- Medicine and its sub-specialities
| • Breast clinic|
- Stoma and wound management clinic
- Medical Male Circumcision
- The Thembalethu HIV clinic
Emergency Department: 24HRS
Pharmacy Department: 07H30-16H00
Out Patient Department (Clinics): 07H30-16h00
Poly Clinic: 07H30-16H00 (by referral only or appointment)
Administration Department /Cashiers: 07H30-16H00
Note: CCTV Cameras are installed for your safety the Hospital does not tolerate Theft & Vandalism offenders Shall Be Prosecuted By Law Be safe: Kindly Check Your Vehicle Before Leaving It
Hospital Address & Contacts:
No. 1 Perth Road,
Please note that the telephone lines at Helen Joseph Hospital are down. We are unable to receive outside calls at present.
The following emergency numbers may be used for interim communication:
079 874 7668 : Mantron on-call
079 899 6412 : Switchboard
We apologize for the inconvenience while the matter is being attended to.
011 489 1011