The Care Unit Director is Casper Snyman who is assisted by Joyce Smit, a qualified theater nurse. They are supported by a team of caring, full-time staff who are on duty 24 hours a day to look after the needs of the residents.
There are two hospitals in a 10 km radius from Eden Tehuis. Medi-Clinic, a private hospital and a modern state hospital, both with ambulance services to provide patients with urgent specialized medical care quickly where necessary.
Transportation to and from the hospital for residents whose families cannot take them is also provided.
There is a nurse on duty who is primarily responsible for the daily distribution of all medication to the residents, vital (life/essential) care such as the continuous measurement of blood pressure and the monitoring of the residents’ general health condition. This allows for timely identification of conditions requiring more specialized care.