CHRIS HANI BARAGWANATH HOSPITAL

The Biggest Hospital In South Africa.

General Information: Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital

Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital is the 3rd largest hospital in the world, occupying around 173 acres (0.70 km2), with approximately 3 200 beds and about 6 760 staff members.

The hospital is in the Soweto area of Johannesburg, South Africa. (Soweto was a separate municipality from 1983 to 2002, when it was amalgamated to the City of Johannesburg.)

It is one of the 40 Gauteng provincial hospitals, and is financed and run by the Gauteng Provincial Health Authorities.

It is a teaching hospital for the University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, along with the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, Helen Joseph Hospital and the Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital.

This site's purpose is to make the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital easy to find and contact and to give the visitor the most important information about it (not managed by the government).

The Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital strives to:

  1. Achieve the highest level of patient care based on sound scientific principles and administered with empathy and insight.

  2. Train our work corps to be the best equipped and motivated to serve the sick and injured.

  3. Maintain and defend truth, integrity and justice for all, at all times, to the benefit of patients, staff and the community.