Emergency & Medical Services

KMI Airport has a well-equipped team to deal with any emergency.

Emergency & Medical services at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport

KMI Airport has the following facilities on standby for your safety.

  • Category 8 Fire & Rescue vehicles with equipment
  • Fire and Rescue Services
  • Complies with all Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Regulations
  • Emergency medical services available

For any further assistance please contact our Emergency & Medical Control Room

Fire & Rescue Chief:

Andre Cloete
Tel: +27 (0) 13 753 7523
Mobile: +27 (0) 72 928 0162
Fax: +27 (0) 13 753 7555
E-mail: acloete@kmiairport.co.za

Fire & Rescue Control Room:

Control Room
Tel: +27 (0) 13 753 7521
Fax: +27 (0) 13 753 7555
E-mail: fire.rescue@kmiairport.co.za

Nearby Hospitals

There are two state of the art hospitals nearby, Nelspruit Mediclinic & Kiaat Private Hospital which is located about 20 minutes away from the Airport.

Nelspruit Mediclinic

Emergency Centre

The 24-hr emergency center is constantly manned by experienced medical doctors and registered nurses. The unit endeavors to incorporate the patient’s general practitioner in the further treatment of the patient.

Cardiac intensive / high care unit

The unit, served by professional and experienced medical specialists, nursing personnel and other professionals, is comprised of specialised operating theatres and heart catheterisation laboratories, in which a variety of procedures, ranging from simple diagnostic to more complicated interventional procedures are performed.  A structured patient rehabilitation programme that addresses a variety of patient lifestyle issues is also presented within the unit.

Neonatal intensive/highcare unit

  • Highly specialised and dedicated medical specialists and nursing personnel play an essential role in the treatment and care of the babies within this unit.
  • The unit is comprised of high care, intensive care beds, and special isolation units, and is equipped with the latest medical technological equipment in order to care for the infants.

Specialised clinics

  • Mother and Baby Wellness clinic
  • Wound care clinic

Supplementary services

  • Cathlab
  • CT Scan
  • MRI
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Oncology
  • Pathology
  • PET CT Scan
  • Radiology
  • Renal dialysis

Mediclinic +27 (0)13 759 0500
Visit website: www.mediclinic.co.za

Kiaat Private Hospital

  • The hospital is equipped with state of the art medical equipment enabling specialists at the hospital to deliver the best possible care to their patients.
  • The hospital is based in Nelspruit Mpumalanga and services communities from surrounding areas throughout the Lowveld, Highveld and Lesotho. The hospitals reach also extends beyond our border to serve communities from neighboring countries including Mozambique and Swaziland.
  • The hospital offers multiple surgical disciplines including: Orthopaedic surgery, Neurosurgery, General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Ophthalmology, Ear Nose and Throat Surgery, Maxillofacial Oral Surgery as well as Thoracic Surgery and Urology Services.
  • The hospitals entire Maternity section known as the Mother and Child Care Unit, is housed in one “Birthing Unit”. The Unit provides a unique clinical yet hotel like birthing experience.
  • Our facilities also include a 24 hour Emergency and Trauma Unit. The unit is headed up by a clinical nursing specialist, specialising in emergency nursing. A unique feature of our Emergency and Trauma Unit is that of a dedicated area for paediatric emergencies. This area provides a comfortable, safe and less stressful environment for paediatric cases admitted through the ER.

Kiaat Private Hospital +27 (0)13 590 9150
Visit website: www.kiaathospital.com