Greytown Hospital update on NHI

2016-06-22 06:00

GREYTOWN Hospital under Umzinyathi District is one of the hospitals implementing the National Health Insurance (NHI) that seeks to provide access to quality health services for all South Africans irrespective of their socioeconomic status.

As a result, much has been achieved at Greytown Hospital within the first five-year phase of NHI implementation.

The milestones accomplished thus far:

• Greytown Hospital is piloting the first phase of Verm electronic filing system, whereby the patient’s information is captured on the system. The aim of Verm filing system is to move from paper to paperless filing system.

• The creation of new post called Ward Base Outreach Teams (WBOT), which consists of school and family health teams. These teams are currently operating at Ntembisweni, Ehlanzeni, KwaSenge and Amatimatolo clinics, including a central team based at Greytown Hospital Primary Health Care. The WBOT teams together with dental and eye-care teams visits schools, family homestead and the community creating awareness on health related issues.

• There are six contracted private general practitioners visiting the clinics on the following scheduled days:

• There is patient plan transport that takes clients from the clinics to the hospital.

• Obstetric ambulance stationed at Greytown Hospital awaiting obstetric emergencies.

For more information contact Mbali Ntshingila, public relations officer on 033 413 9230 or 071 055 2820 or email sethabile.ntshingila@kznhealth.gov.za

Isibhedlela i-Greytown singezinye zezibhedlela ezingaphansi kwesifundazwe sase Mzinyathi esisebenza ngokohlelo i-National Health Insurance (NHI), oluhlose ukwenza ukutholakala kwezinsiza zempilo/zase mtholampilo kubelula kuzo zonke izakhamuzi zase ningizimu ne Africa, ngaphandle kokubheka izinga labo lezenhlalo. Ngalokho isibhedlela sase Greytown sesizuze okuningi kuleminyaka emihlanu yokuqala yokusungulwa kwaloluhlelo.

Izinto esesizizuzile yilezi:

- Isibhedlela sase Greytown sisahlola uhlu lokuqala lokungcina imininingwane yeziguli olubizwa ngokuthi i-VERM. Lena indlela etsha yokugcina imininingwane yeziguli sisebenzisa I khompuyutha, ngokwenzenjalo sizama ukusuka ekusebenziseni iphepha siye ekusebenziseni amakhumpuyutha ukugcina imininigwane yeziguli.

- Kusungulwe amathuba amasha omsebenzi ethimba le Ward Base Outreach Team, okwamaqembu ezempilo ezikoleni nase mndenini. Lamaqembu asebenzela e Ntembisweni, Eshane, KwaSenge, Amatimatolo clinics kanye nethimba elise sibhedlela egreytow Primary Health Care. Ithimba le WBOT ngokuhlanganyela neqembu labamazinyo kanye nelamehlo bavakashela izikole nemndeni Kanye nomphakathi ukuqwashisa ngezempilo.

- Kuqashwe odokotela abazimelel abayisithupha (6) abasebenzela kwimtholampilo yase Mvoti.

? Gateway – umsombuluko kuya kulesihlanu

? Muden Clinic – umsombuluko kuya kulesihlanu

? Pine Street Clinic – umsombuluko kuya kulesihlanu

? Ukuthula Clinic – ulwesine

? Kranskop Clinic – ulwesihlanu

? Ntembisweni Clinic – ulwesibili

? Amakhabela Clinic – ulwesithathu

? Eshane Clinic – ulwesibili kanye nolwesine

? Amatimatolo Clinic – umsombuluko, ulwesithathu kanye nolwesihlanu

? Sibuyane Clinic – ulwesine

? Ehlanzeni Clinci – umsombuluko kanye nolwesithathu

? KwaSenge Clinic – ulwesihlanu

- Uhlelo lwemoto ethatha iziguli emtholampilo esondelene nabo ibayise esibhedlela.

- Ama ambulensi abesifazane abakhulelwe ahlala ngaphakathi esibhedlela, alindele isimo esiphuthumayo sabesifazane abakhulelwe.

Eminye imininingwane ungaxhumana no: Mbali Ntshingila ongu mxhumanisi wesibhedlela no mphakathi

033 413 9230, 071 055 2820 email sethabile.ntshingila@kznhealth.gov.za - Isibhedlela Sase Greytown.

Greytown Hospital is piloting the first phase of Verm electronic filing system, whereby the patient’s
information is captured on the system. The aim of Verm filing system is to move from paper to paperless filing system

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