B.J Vorster Hospital is a provincial hospital situated in Kareedouw, Eastern Cape. The Hospital serves the communities of Kareedouw and the whole Magisterial Districts of the Koukamma region up until Bloukrans and the Heights and Zuuranys. The total population served is around 20,400.
The hospital is located at the corner of Krom Street and Baken Street in Kareedouw, Eastern Cape. A major road near the hospital is the R62 running through Kareedouw, also known as Riebeeck street. This road connects with Krom Street. Kareedouw is situated 120km from Port Elizabeth.
B.J. Vorster Hospital is a provincial hospital, and services are free to pregnant and breastfeeding women as well as children under the age of six years old. Other citizens are charged according to a sliding scale depending on their income.
- Anti-Retroviral Treatment Services (ARVs)
- Emergency Services
- Laboratory Services
- Maternity Services
- Medical Services
- O.P.D. Services
- Occupational Services
- Operating Theatre & CSSD Services
- Pharmacy Services
- Post Trauma Counselling Services
- Surgical Services
- X-Ray Services