Patient and Visitor Resources

Parking and Security

Security is outsourced to a reliable, local company. For the convenience of and patients and their families, the parking lot is conveniently located in front of both the trauma unit and the Hospital’s main entrances.

Patient Meals

Our in-house catering by Monate Hospital Catering (in consultation with a registered dietitian) ensures patients are provided with nutritious and well-balanced meals. Nutrition is an important part of the healing process, so the catering is maintained at a high standard. Catering for most dietary requirements, adjustments for individual needs can be made. Please discuss your requirements with your Unit Manager, a member of your nursing team, or with the Catering Manager directly. The kitchen is not Halaal certified, however, arrangements can be made for you to be catered with Halaal meals.

Wi-Fi

All patients have access to unlimited, free Wi-Fi while they are in hospital. You will receive a Wi-Fi token on admission, which allows you to connect to BUSAMED GUEST Wi-Fi.

Pharmacy

The onsite retail pharmacy is well stocked to supply the community with prescriptions and over the counter medication, gifts and toiletries. The telephone number for the Retail Pharmacy is 058 624 3081


New Retail Pharmacy Hours

With immediate effect, the Hospital has extended retail pharmacy hours.

Weekdays: 08:00 - 17:00
Weekends and Public Holidays: 09:00 - 11:00

Now registered on Gems and Discovery pharmacy networks.

Our Coffee Shop

Nas Café is a well-established, halaal friendly restaurant by Naseema, with a reputation for delivering a time-tested combination of comfort food and home-cooked goodness. The hospital is located on the grounds of the hospital. Meals and snacks are available for patients and families.



Weekdays: 08:00- 17:00
Saturdays: 08:00-13:00
Sundays and Public Holidays: Closed

Out of town visitors

When a medical issue requires you to travel far from home to receive the care you need, you might feel overwhelmed. The Hospital's aim is to remove your stress and go beyond your expectations to ensure that you and your family are comfortable and relaxed. Busamed Harrismith is conveniently situated in heart of the Johannesburg-Durban corridor. The peaceful town of Harrismith offers a tranquil environment, and great destination for outdoor activities. The Hospital is only a stone's throw away from Bergview 1 Stop and Harrismith CBD, so there are plenty of restaurants and shops nearby. There are guesthouses, BnBs and lodges within a few KMs of the hospital. The hospital is easily accessible from the N5, N3- Northbound and N3 Southbound.

Smoking

In accordance with the Tobacco Products Control Amendment Act, 2007, Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital is a smoke-free facility. Smoking is prohibited on the Hospital premises at all times.

Infection Prevention

Infection prevention is a serious priority. To protect patients and their visitors, Busamed Harrismith Private Hospital has strict infection prevention measures in place. - All visitors are requested to comply with the Infection Control Regulations instituted by the Hospital, especially if a patient has an existing infection. Save lives - wash your hands.

Privacy

The Hospital staff respect patients right to privacy, and as a result, will not release any information regarding your health over the telephone. Please discuss your health directly with your family so that they can convey any relevant information to friends and colleagues.

DSTV

As the Hospital subscribes to DSTV business, they are regrettably unable to provide channels according to individual preferences.