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5000 Vaccination Milestone

On Wednesday, the 29th of September 2021, Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital reached a milestone of vaccinating over 5000 community members against Covid-19. A local resident, Mrs Mia Krouse, was the 5 000th person to receive the vaccine at our hospital.

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5000 Vaccination Milestone

On Wednesday, the 29th of September 2021, Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital reached a milestone of...

Conspiracy Theories vs Vaccination

Medical rumours fuel resistance to vaccines. As the information age progresses, the turbulence misin...

World Heart Day 2021

Your ticker does a whole lot more than tick. This Heart Day, we’re giving some love to a muscle that...

Think Hip Replacements are for old people? Think again

Everything has changed in this new normal. Meetings that could have been emails, extra shifts becaus...

The Power of Hope

Sunflower Day celebrates the strides made in blood cancer research and treatment, but is also an opp...

World Patient Safety Day – Maternal mortality: The real deal

Safe maternal and newborn health isn’t something we think about, until we’re faced with the reality...

Allergies Vs Covid

It’s Spring and while that means pretty flowers are blooming, it also means pollens and allergens ar...

Your Breast Feeding questions answered

Breastfeeding - is one of the greatest gifts you can give your baby, and, in many countries, breastf...

Leading the way in Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement Surgery

Busamed Paardevlei Private Hospital together with its specialist orthopaedic surgeons and leading me...

Bunions & Minimally Invasive Surgery

The common bunion (hallux valgus) is a prominence of the inner portion of the joint of the big toe....

Osteoporosis & Fracture Fragility

Osteoporosis is a disease characterised by low bone mass and structural deterioration of bone tissue...

Become An Organ Donor, Give The Gift Of Life

Transplant Co-ordinator Cindy Goldie at Busamed Gateway Private Hospital gives insight into how one...

Abnormal Heart Rhythms: World Heart Rhythm Week

Heart arrhythmia refers to the group of conditions that cause the heart to beat irregularly, in othe...

Infantile Colic

Dr Nadia Khan (Paediatrician) at our Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital shares insight into Infantil...

International Nurses Day

International Nurses Day (IND) is an international day celebrated around the wor...