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 0092