Pink Fridays for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

We implemented Pink Fridays for the month of October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness month. All our staff and on-site service providers were given pink ribbons to wear to work every day and encouraged to wear one pink item from Monday – Thursday before going all out in pink on Fridays. Most of our female […]

Awareness created for World Heart Day

World Heart Day was celebrated globally on Tuesday, 29 September, and this year’s theme was “Use Heart to Beat Cardiovascular Disease (CVD)”. Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death on the planet. It has many causes: from smoking, diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity, to air pollution, and rare and neglected conditions such […]

KPH celebrates National Emergency Services Day

We commemorated this day by inviting local ambulance services, the Umhlali South African Police Services (SAPS) K9 Unit, the KwaDukuza Fire Department, the KwaDukuza Road Traffic Inspectorate (RTI), the team from Ndlondlo Reptile Park and KPH staff to attend the celebrations. The day kicked-off with a talk about the importance of national emergency services, by […]

KPH celebrates Pharmacy Month

The KPH Pharmacy celebrated Pharmacy month by hosting a series of competitions which allowed entrants to win prizes.

KPH promotes healthy lifestyle at Winter Fair

KwaDukuza Private Hospital was present at the KwaDukuza Child Welfare Winter Fair on Thursday, 27 June 2019, to provide the senior citizens with free blood glucose, blood pressure testing and to promote healthy living and give general health advice. Lancet Laboratories joined the initiative to assist in providing free blood glucose testing, Spec Savers Stanger […]

Awareness created for World Hand Hygiene Day

KwaDukuza Private Hospital created awareness for World Hand Hygiene Day by hosting hand washing campaigns and a hygiene awareness poster competition on Friday, 3 May. The event, which was commemorated internationally this year on Sunday, 5 May, is aimed at achieving universal health coverage (UHC). Infection prevention and control, including hand hygiene, is critical to […]

KPH supports autism awareness

KwaDukuza Private Hospital (KPH) showed their support for autism during April, which is autism awareness month, by visiting the autistic unit at the Stanger Training Centre on Thursday, 25 April and purchasing autism awareness stickers for all the staff from the school. The hospital began a stationary drive earlier in the year and donated the […]

KPH celebrates the month of love by donating blood

KwaDukuza Private Hospital (KPH) celebrated the month of love by hosting a blood drive at the hospital on Friday, 15 February. KPH staff and members of the community were invited to participate in the blood drive and received a good response. “We would like to thank KPH for partnering with SANBS. We had a successful […]

KPH hosts successful blood drive

KwaDukuza Private Hospital (KPH) joined hands with the South African blood Services (SANBS) and hosted a blood drive at the facilities Day Ward on Friday, 23 November 2018. The blood donor clinic was successful with the public and KPH staff gracefully donating blood. The SANBS said; “We would like to take this opportunity to thank […]

KPH radiology department – breast cancer awareness drive

KPH supported Breast Cancer Awareness month by purchasing pink ribbons for every staff member and putting up posters creating awareness. KPH Radiology Department – Dr Zemfundo Portia Malevu Inc. gave away four free mammogram screenings worth R1300 each to selected Hesto employees who got their blood pressure and blood sugar levels tested at the Hesto […]