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A way of life


Life Dalview Hospital is a member of Life Healthcare, which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and forms part of the 64 healthcare facilities in Southern Africa.

Life Healthcare is recognised throughout the health industry for its high calibre healthcare professionals and excellent facilities.

We believe delivery of world class healthcare is achieved through a combination of unparalleled quality and clinical excellence; along with a true focus on the personal needs of our patients and their families.

Every day we subscribe to the core values of the Life Healthcare Group, while individually striving to continually improve facilities, standards and technology.

At Life Dalview Hospital our priority is to focus on the delivery of a special brand of health and care to patients. Within a world class hospital, this unique approach is what makes the difference.



Contact us


Physical address

11 Hendrik Potgieter Road
Brakpan
1541

Postal address

PO Box 20
Brakpan
1540

Telephone 011 747 0747
Fax 011 744 4216
Email marle.erasmus@lifehealthcare.co.za
Map Life Dalview Hosptial


Management

Our management can be contacted through our Clinic`s reception desk or through e-mail.

Position Name
Hospital manager Thuso Masalesa
Nursing manager Nashira Cevikmen
Finance and Administration manager Christo Smit
Services manager Lauren van Breda
Pharmacy manager Sarie Nell
Hospital Secretary Onica Madikgetla



Our team

At Life Dalview Hospital we understand that we have a responsibility to meet the expectations of those who are entrusted to our care as well as the expectations of their loved ones.

This realisation enables us to ensure that we focus on an experience of care for everybody who visits or is admitted to one of our hospitals or healthcare facilities.

All Life Dalview Hospital staff participate in ongoing quality training ‘Q to the power of e’. Here we each come to appreciate the importance of quality in delivery of service and to embrace caring principles of empathy, ethics, excellence, energy and empowerment.

Results of ongoing patient satisfaction surveys tell us that a stay at Life Dalview Hospital reflects the high standards of health and care we set out to deliver.

The care delivered at Life Dalview Hospital extends into the community. Our employees at all levels actively participate in community initiatives to improve the quality of life in surrounding areas.



Our facilities

This community based hospital provides patients with quality patient care and a diverse range of services. The hospital enjoys the strong support of the general practitioners in Brakpan and specialises in medicine, orthopaedic surgery, paediatrics, gynaecology and general surgery.

Our modern facilities include:

  • 96 beds and 4 theatres
  • A 4 bed general intensive care unit and 4 NNICU 
  • A 24-hour accident and emergency unit
  • A radiology unit including a CT scanner



Medical and surgical disciplines

  • Dentistry
  • ENT surgery
  • Specialist surgery
  • Internal medicine
  • Maternity
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Psychology
  • Radiology
  • Urology

Ancillary services:

  • Dietetics
  • Doctor’s village including:
    • Specialist Rooms
    • General practitioners
    • Dentists
  • Family planning
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychotherapy



Supporting doctors

Name Contact number

Anaesthetist(s)
Dr A Jordaan 011 742 1641

Audiologist(s)
Dr M Cilliers 011 740 9013 / 4

Dentist(s)
Dr N Fowler 011 740 9620

Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Q de Flamingh 011 740 9013 / 4

General practitioner(s)
Dr A Goosen 011 841 0360
Dr E van Staden 011 740 9322
Dr F Pieterse 011 744 4417
Dr F Vermeulen 011 740 9620
Dr G Muller 011 740 9322
Dr J van der Linde 011 421 6334
Dr K Pretorius 011 740 9620
Dr K van den Berg 011 841 0360
Dr L Malanda 011 740 2405
Dr M du Plessis (Emergency Unit Doctor) 011 747 0501 / 0509
Dr R Pieters 011 740 3994
Dr S Erasmus 011 740 3994
Dr S van der Linde 011 744 4048

Gynaecologist(s)
Dr LL Gqiba 011 740 9013 / 4

Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr M Kaputu 011 740 9013 / 4
Dr S Rose 011 740 9013 / 4
Dr Straub 011 740 9013 / 4

Orthopaedic surgeon(s) & speciality
Dr J Huyzers 011 740 9013/4

Paediatrician(s)
Dr M Rajan 011 740 9013 / 4

Physician(s)
Dr D Wilton 011 825 1468 / 9
Dr F Beetge 011 896 3686

Physiotherapist(s)
Mrs K Dansie 011 740 8956
Mrs L Odendaal 011 740 7240
Mrs S Fowler 011 740 8956

Plastic and reconstructive surgeon(s)
Dr C Nel 011 740 9013 / 4

Psychiatrist(s)
Dr A Harlies 011 740 9013 / 4

Psychologist(s)
R Nel 011 740 9013/4

Radiologist(s)
Dr Van Rensberg and Partners 011 740 1310

Specialist general surgeon(s)
Dr P de Bruyn 011 740 9522
Dr SJD Seape 011 740 9013/4
Dr V Bhana 011 740 9013 / 4
Dr W Michalski 011 740 9013 / 4

Speech therapist(s)
Danel Potgieter 011 740 9013 / 4

Urologist(s)
Dr G Basiewiecz 011 740 9013 / 4



Patient and visitor information

At the Life Dalview Hospital, we take pride in providing you information that you need in order to make your stay with us a pleasant and hassle-free experience.

If there is any further information that you or your family require regarding our Hospital and our services, please feel free to contact us.


Accommodation

The following types of accommodation are available:

  • Private and Semi-Private Wards.
  • TVs at all beds.
  • Well balanced room and bathroom ratio.

Paediatric ward:

  • Private, Semi-Private and Isolation Rooms.

ICU:

  • Four ICU Beds which three are Isolation rooms.
  • Five High Care beds.

Maternity:

  • Luxury suite that includes all meals for your guest as well as an overnight facility
  • Free baby bag filled with essential items and informative booklet
  • Birth registration by the Department of Home Affairs and delivery of unabridged birth certificate
  • Audiologist visit for your new born


Admission

The following items are required for admission:

  • Current medical aid card
  • Pre-authorisation from medical aid if applicable
  • ID book
  • X-rays, if applicable
  • Chronic Medication
  • Personal clothing and toiletries

All patients under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

Mothers whose children are admitted as patients in both private rooms and the general ward are able to stay in the hospital free of charge. Meals will be available at a very low cost, needs to be ordered early in the morning.


Discharge

Private patients have to settle their accounts in full (i.e. the balance of the account if the final account exceeds the deposit), before leaving the hospital.

Day patients undergoing surgery under anaesthetic should arrange transport from the hospital - it is not advisable to drive for 24 hours following anaesthetic.


More Information

For more information on the hospital services contact Thuso Masalesa on telephone: (011) 747 0747.


Service monitoring

In keeping with our goal to continue providing high quality care, we monitor our services to patients on an ongoing basis. Patients are asked to complete a questionnaire regarding their stay in the hospital. A questionnaire will also be sent to you via your e-mail or cell phone. Participation is voluntary, but it does help management to address any problems and to improve the quality of service. We especially welcome any suggestion you may have.


Tariffs

Life Dalview Hospital charges medical aid tariffs, i.e. contracted in fees. Surcharges for suites and private rooms must be paid in full on discharge.


Visiting hours

General wards:

  • Maximum of two visitors per patient at a time
  • 11:00 to 12:00
  • 15:00 to 16:00
  • 19:00 to 20:00

Paediatric ward:

  • Maximum of two visitors per patient at a time
  • 11:00 to 12:00
  • 15:00 to 16:00
  • 19:00 to 20:00

ICU and high care ward:

  • Maximum of two visitors per patient at a time
  • 11:00 to 12:00
  • 15:00 to 16:00
  • 19:00 to 20:00

Maternity Ward:

  • Maximum of two visitors per patient at a time (Parents and Grandparents only)
  • 11:00 to 12:00
  • 15:00 to 16:00
  • 19:00 to 20:00