Admissions

It is normal to feel anxious about staying in hospital. Busamed Gateway understands this, which is why you have the entire healthcare team of the Hospital focused on your safety, comfort and wellbeing.

Admissions process at Busamed

On admission you will need to complete a few admission forms. To make things easier on the day of your admission and to ensure that staff can meet your personal needs, there is a checklist for you to prepare for the process.

What to bring on admission:

To ensure your admission and stay is as pleasurable as possible, the following essentials should be packed:

  • Medical Aid Card
  • SA Identification Document
  • Admission letter from specialist
  • X-rays / Scans
  • Chronic medication in original packaging
  • Overnight bag with toiletries, sleepwear, and cotton underwear
  • Medical aid authorisation number
  • Emergency contact person information (name, relationship, and telephone number)
  • Laptop lock (if you bring your laptop)
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Earphones
  • Cellphone charger
What NOT to bring with you:
  • Large amounts of cash
  • Perfume / after shave
  • Jewellery
  • Electronic equipment

Note that the Hospital is not responsible for lost or stolen items.