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The three cornerstones of our business and our commitment to our patients are, Life, Health and Care.
Life summarises our philosophy of protecting our patient's wellbeing
and quality of life. Health is our clinical excellence in world-class
facilities, and Care is the human touch of providing quality service,
respect and empathy for those entrusted to our care. Read more...
63 facilities in 7 provinces, of which 51 are acute care. Read more...
6 Mental Health units in 3 provinces and 2 units which offer involuntary and assisted mental health admissions. Read more...
7 Adult and 2 Paediatric Units in 5 provinces. Read more...
The company delivers hospital based services in the fields of chronic mental healthcare, frail care, rehabilitation and acute care in 5 provinces. Read more...
10 Renal Dialysis units in 5 provinces and still growing. Read more...
The Life College of Learning has over 1 000 students studying various nursing programmes each year. Read more...
Leading provider of contracted, on-site occupational and primary healthcare services to employer groups in commerce, industry, mining, parastatals and to government correctional services. Read more...
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Each new life we help bring into this world receives only the finest medical care.
That's because we at Life Healthcare believe that only the best is good enough for
mother and baby.
The specialists and nursing staff at our 36 maternity facilities will walk the extra
mile to smooth your transition into motherhood, and make the birth of your baby
a memorable experience. Fathers are not forgotten, and are encouraged to share fully
in the birth process.
Life Healthcare is well known for quality care. Our specialists and staff are dedicated
to providing patients with the highest quality service.
Our maternity facilities are modern. Accommodation is generally offered in private,
semi-private and smaller general wards – thus providing new mothers with choice
to suit their specific needs. Neonatal intensive care or high care facilities are
usually on hand for premature or full-term babies who may need specialised care.
The safety of the babies in our care is of the utmost importance to us, and parents
can have peace of mind knowing that our facilities are fully secured and that the
strictest safety measures are applied at all times.
Our hospitals monitor their patients' views on all aspects of their service on an
ongoing basis, in order to ensure that their service continues to satisfy patients'
So, if you share our view that only the best is good enough for mother and baby,
make sure that you book into a Little Life maternity units for your confinement.
for list of Life Healthcare hospitals offering maternity facilities and services.
Please click on the hospital in which you are interested, for more information on
its maternity facilities and services.
As part of our value-added services, parents have the option to have their newborn
baby’s picture published on our website. This enable them to share this memorable
experience with their loved ones, near or far.
Contact your hospital for more information or visit the Little Life website.
Preparing for the birth of your baby is an exciting time.
Our ‘Names for Life’ tool will help you in choosing a name for your baby, and the
pregnancy calendar to determine your due date. Pregnancy-related articles featured
in our Life
Magazine will provide you with relevant information on topics such as premature
babies and different birth options, to name a few.
Names for life & pregnancy tool
One of the tools you can use to improve your chances of conceiving, is the ovulation
calculator. This will help you determine the dates when you are most fertile and
hence, are most likely to conceive.
You cannot fall pregnant unless you are ovulating. If your menstrual cycle is regular,
then you are almost certainly ovulating regularly. The length of your menstrual
cycle will determine when you are likely to ovulate. The best way to conceive is
to have intercourse around the time that you are ovulating.
To find out when you're most fertile, enter the first day of your last menstrual
period and then the numbers of days of your cycle (usually between 20 and 45 days).
Before trying to fall pregnant, keep a detailed diary of when your periods fall
to determine the length of your cycle. This calendar will act as a guide. There
are no guarantees that you will definitely ovulate between the days given, or that,
if you do, you will necessarily fall pregnant in that particular cycle.
Ovulation calculator tool
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