Visiting hours and guidelines

Visiting patients is part of the total healing process.  It encourages patients, gives hope, and provide a vision of the future. Patients want to feel supported and treasured by family and friends during hospitalisation.

Patients & Visitors


Preparing for your hospital visit

  • Information needed for your medical aid
  • What to get from your medical aid
  • What to bring

During your stay

  • Your hospital room
  • Identification
  • Valuables
  • Meals
  • Television

Discharge and feedback

Your hospital account

Visiting Arrangements

Visiting hours and arrangements are as follows:

  • Every day of the week
  • Between 15:00 – 16:00 and 19:00 – 19:30.  There are no morning visiting hours. 
  • Two visitors per patient per will be allowed to visit at a time, in these timeslots
  • Visitors may be asked to leave the patient’s bedside when doctor/s visit or when procedures need to be carried out, or patients need to receive treatment by allied healthcare workers, such as physiotherapists. 
  • No children under 12 years are allowed.
  • Our patients remain vulnerable to infections, hence all safety principles  must be upheld.

We thank you for your support and understanding in this regard and welcome you to Zuid-Afrikaans Hospital.