Decision to build hospital in the west made in 1969, to service people in the area, as well as workers of ISCOR Doors opened on 2 August 1976.
1st patient admitted: 2 August 1976 – Mrs. Viljoen Hospital's first baby was born in August 1976, one week after opening: Erna Steenkamp.
Hospital's first twins born on 30 September 1976 from Mrs. De Beer.
Official opening was done on 10 November 1978 by MEC, Mr Kallie de Haas
Hospital's coat of arms is registered at the Bureau of Heraldry of South Africa
The coat of arms has the lamp of Florence Nightingale. 2 snakes which represents the stability of the Medical and Nursing profession. The name "Humanitas" means humanity because this hospital is an institution for the people.
The hospital was the first to have its own song. Written by Mrs. M du Plessis, and music done by Mrs. A Rudolph.
First Superintendent appointed since opening: Dr HSC Malan. (Also the first women to run a hospital in the country) Dr Malan retired in 31st March 1993 – after 17 years
Dr. W. Klooster followed her as Superintendent until about 99/02/28.
Dr. W Bam was acting Superintendent until 2002.
First CEO appointed to the hospital: Mr. Ramakumba in 30/09/2002.
He was followed by Mr. Konar in May 2003- June 2005.
Followed by Ms KB Pitsi March 2007-31/05/2013
Folateng unit was integrated to the hospital on July 2012
Pretoria West Hospital Executives
|Chief Executive Officer||Assistant Director Nursing||Clinical Manager|
Dr Mpho Mosoane
082 827 7712
|Mrs. HM Strydom |
083 951 5255
|OUT PATIENT CLINICS CLINICAL SUPPORT SERVICES||ALLIEDS||PRETORIA WEST DISTRICT HOSPITAL ADDRESS|
|OPD general clinic - SANBS |
Eye Clinic - NHLS ( Depot Service only)
Family Planning Clinic
TB Focal Point
Dental Clinic( Tshwane District Health)
Oral Health ( For Tshwane District Office)
|380 SYTZE WIERDA STREET|
PHILIP NEL PARK
012 380 1203/05
Assistant Director Administration: Mr Mamaila ( 079 889 8970)
Finance Manager: Mrs. A Vorster (082 411 8256)
Assistant Director HR: Ms Grace Modutoane ( 072 787 6897)
Assistant Director Supply Chain: Mr. Donald Molete ( 0825 570 3218)
Assistant Director FMU: Mr. Gert Bodenstaein ( 083 254 7781)
Communication Officer: Ms B Letlhaku 012 380 1519 | 083 337 1666
Secretary: Ms Susan Smith (084 453 4107)
24 Hours Services
6 admitting wards