Leratong Hospital

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Leratong Hospital is a hospital in Mogale City, Johannesburg, South Africa. The hospital won numerous awards including one for being "baby-friendly".[1]

Coat of arms[edit]

The hospital registered a coat of arms at the Bureau of Heraldry in 1982 : Gules, on a sixteen-pointed star Argent, a cross potent fitchy at the foot Vert, ensigned with an antique lamp Azure, enflamed Gules.[2] The arms were designed by Dr J.B.M. Botha.[3]


  1. ^ Leratong Hospital responds well to treatment Mogale City News, April 2005
  2. ^ National Archives of South Africa : Data of the Bureau of Heraldry
  3. ^ Norval, M.S. (1994). 'n Beskrywing van die Hospitaal- en Opleidingskoolwapens in die Republiek van Suid-Afrika.

Coordinates: 26°10′20″S 27°48′19″E / 26.17229°S 27.805377°E / -26.17229; 27.805377