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By: I Lead Nursing  11-11-2011
Keywords: Nursing, Nurse Training

Dr James McCord opened McCord Hospital in 1909 to provide medical care to the Zulu people of Durban, South Africa.Today they provides top quality, affordable healthcare for all population groups.  The hospital is also a centre for health education, training and research locally and internationally.

Under the leadership of CEO Dr Helga Holst, McCord Hospital is increasingly known for its compassionate care and high standards in healthcare delivery and for being at the forefront of medical advances.

The McCord School of Nursing has been operational since 1924.

Their programmes:

  • Enrolled Nurse Training
  • Bridging Course  – which leads to registration as a Professional Nurse
  • Primary Healthcare
  • Basic Midwifery Programs
  • Advanced Diploma in Midwifery and Neo–Natal Nursing Science.

Two of the South African Nursing Council accredited nurse training programs were initially developed through the McCord School of Nursing.
McCord-trained nurses are in high demand and are widely recognized for their dedication to service excellence and patient care.

Contact Details:

28 McCord Road
Tel: +27 31 268 5700
Fax: +27 31 268 5705

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