Ahmed Kathrada Private Hospital is a private hospital in Johannesburg, Gauteng. The hospital is the flagship hospital of the Lenmed Health Group, and was previously known as Lenmed Private Hospital. Facilities include a 24 hour Trauma and Emergency Unit.
The hospital is located in Marlin Avenue, Lenasia Ext 8 in Johannesburg in Gauteng. Nearby main roads are the M10 to the West of the hospital and the R554 to the North-East.
The Hospital charges private and medical aid patients according to tariffs negotiated with the various medical aids.
Patients are to contact their medical aid and ask: - For pre-authorization regarding their hospitalization and an authorization number - Whether a motivational letter is required from their doctor - Which costs will be covered - What the maximum benefits are - About exclusions that might be applicable - Whether patient needs to make a co-payment to the hospital on admission.
Patients should take the following along:
- Medical aid authorization number
- Cash/cheque/credit card for payment of levy/co-payment to the Hospital, if required by their medical aid
- Identity document
- Medical aid card
Private patients who do not belong to a medical aid will need to pay a deposit. - This can be paid by cash, cheque or credit card
- 24 hour trauma and emergency
- All major medical disciplines
- Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery in Gynaecology, Urology and General Surgery.
- Patient shuttle