This is a list of the best mission hospitals in Kenya. Mission hospitals are faith-based hospitals that offer holistic medical services at affordable costs. They are hospitals with religious associations.
In no particular order, here is a list of the best mission hospitals in Kenya.
1. AIC Kijabe Hospital
The hospital was established in 1915 and is governed by the Africa Inland Church (AIC). It is a tertiary and referral facility that prides itself on providing compassionate healthcare to vulnerable patients in Kenya and beyond. It is located in Kijabe, with four satellite centres in Nairobi, Marira and Naivasha.
Contact: 0709 728 200.
2. Mater Misericordiae Hospital
It was opened in 1962 by the Sisters of Mercy, a Catholic order of nuns originating from Ireland. As a non-profit institution, it seeks to provide the most modern facilities and healthcare to satisfy the needs of all the community by reinvesting any surplus into the continuing mission of the Sisters of Mercy.
Location: Along Dunga Road, South B, Nairobi.
Contact: 0719 073 000, 0732 163 000.
3. Tenwek Hospital
It is a 360-bed Christian mission hospital founded by American nurses in the 1950s. It offers specialised care in the areas of medicine, surgery, obstetrics, paediatrics, endoscopy, diagnostic radiology and physical therapy.
Contact: 0728 091 900, 0780 091 900.
4. PCEA Kikuyu Hospital
It is owned by the Presbyterian Church of East Africa. It offers a wide range of services to patients from all walks of life. The hospital features units such as the general unit, renal, orthopaedic, eye and dental unit.
Contact: 0722 207 636, 0733 606 133.
5. Nazareth Hospital
Nazareth Hospital was started by the Consolata Missionary Sisters in 1964. It offers world-class medical services and facilities such as HDU, maternity ward, dental care, pharmacy, surgical ward, emergency wing, counselling centre and many more.
Location: Ruiru and Riara Ridge (Limuru).
Contact: 0722 405 166, 0780 403 641.
6. Coptic Hospital
Coptic Hospital is a fully-fledged hospital part of the Coptic Orthodox Church. It services such as obstetrics & gynaecology, dental, psychiatry, pediatric, oncology, maternity, pharmacy, dialysis, radiology, HDU and ICU. The main hospital is located on Ngong Road (Nairobi), with other branches in Hope Centre, Industrial Area and Maseno.
Contact: 0711 043 000, 0716 896 965.
7. St Mary’s Mission Hospital
It is a group of two hospitals in Lang’ata (Nairobi) and Elementaita. They are faith-based level 4 hospitals offering affordable medical services and facilities such as accident/ emergency and outpatient, inpatient, laboratory, ophthalmology, comprehensive care clinic, MCH and maternity, pharmacy, radiology and dental services.
Contact: 0717 305 204, 0717 305 089.
8. AIC Cure Hospital
AIC Cure provides cure for children suffering from a wide range of orthopaedic conditions. It specialises in orthopaedic surgeries, prosthesis fabrication, orthosis fabrication, sports medicine, physio and rehab.
Contact: 0733 770 653.
9. Our Lady Of Lourdes Mutomo Hospital
The hospital was officially opened in 1964 by four nursing sisters. It offers exceptional and affordable medical services such as maternity, surgical procedures, paediatrics, pharmacy, laboratory, imaging, orthopaedics and counselling.
Location: Mutomo, Kitui.
Contact: 0735 327 268.
10. Maua Methodist Hospital
It is an institution of the Methodist Church in Kenya. It was established in 1928 and has grown to be a regional referral hospital in Meru County, providing holistic services to a wide catchment area and offering training of healthcare workers.
Location: Maua, Meru County.
Contact: 0724 697 053, 0796 651 930.
11. Maria Immaculata Hospital
It is located along Gitanga Road in Nairobi’s suburb of Lavington. The hospital started as a community based grass-root health facility in 1996 before being upgraded into a full hospital in 2001. Maria Immaculata Hospital is owned and operated by Kenya Episcopal Conference -Catholic Secretariat. It operates on a 24-hour basis for inpatient and outpatient services.
Phone: 0710 392757