General Rules for Tygerberg Hospital Patients | Western Cape Government

General Rules for Tygerberg Hospital Patients

(Department of Health, Western Cape Government)

General Rules for Tygerberg Hospital Patients

Please bring the following with you to the hospital:

  • Hospital card if you have one
  • Road to health card for a child (baby card)
  • Identity document or some form of identification like a residence permit or passport
  • Proof of income
  • Pensioner's card if you have one
  • Medical aid card if you have one, and your authorisation number for specialised procedures. Please call your medical aid in this regard.
  • Referral letter from a doctor. This is essential when you are attending a central hospital
  • The medicine you are taking currently.
  • Proof of address, e.g. a municipal bill indicating your home address
  • Please notify the hospital of any change in your address
  • If possible, call the clinic or ward to confirm your appointment
The content on this page was last updated on 15 March 2014