Duncan Village Day Hospital

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Duncan Village Day Hospital
Eastern Cape Department of Health
Location East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Coordinates 32°55′51″S 27°54′34″E / 32.9308°S 27.9094°E / -32.9308; 27.9094Coordinates: 32°55′51″S 27°54′34″E / 32.9308°S 27.9094°E / -32.9308; 27.9094
Care system Public
Hospital type Community
Emergency department Yes
Website Duncan Village Day Hospital
Other links List of hospitals in South Africa

Duncan Village Day Hospital is a Provincial government funded day hospital situated Braelyn in East London, Eastern Cape in South Africa. Patients are attended to by doctors as well as registered nurse practitioners.

This day hospital offers primary health care services on an outpatient basis. They also have a small onsite anti-retroviral (ARV) and tuberculosis (TB) clinic. Basic gynaecology and family planning services are also available.

They do attend to minor emergency cases, but emergencies are referred to Frere Hospital. For non-urgent services, patients are referred to Empilweni Gompo, e.g. physiotherapy.

This day hospital's facilities include Pharmacy, Anti-Retroviral (ARV) treatment for HIV/AIDS, and X-Ray Services.


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