The Department of Finance at United Bulawayo Hospitals has important functions to perform that are essential for the care of patients. The department guarantees that one will receive services in keeping with one’s needs and within available resources of the hospital. The department has the responsibility for the monitoring and controlling of the hospital finances and setting of budgets on an annual basis. In addition we are responsible and accountable for the accuracy, quality and validity of all financial transactions and production of monthly and statutory financial statements.
The department performs the following functions:
Revenue and Expenditure:
Admission and Charges
Admission to our hospitals is either through the Casualty Department (for medical emergencies) or through referrals and appointments.
Charges vary depending on the type of procedure and ward requested during your stay with our institutions. The following information is provided as a guide for patients:
|Code||Short Description||Fees ($)|
|01820||Theatre per minute||2.00|
|01830||Intensive/Coronary Care Unit per day-Adult||29.00|
|01831||Intensive/Coronary Care Unit per day-Children||15.00|
|01850||General Ward, 20 or more beds per day||11.00|
|01852||Private Ward per day-Adult||29.00|
|01853||Private Ward per day-Children||15.00|
|01895||Prescribed medicine||At cost|
|01896||Sundry items||Government Hospital Tariffs|