The Aga Khan Hospitals are a network of international hospitals based in Dar es Salaam, Mumbai, Kisumu, Mombasa, Nairobi and Pakistan. The Hospitals are managed by the Aga Khan Health Services, one of the most comprehensive non-profit health-care systems in the developing world. In recent years, the Hospitals have grown, expanding services and upgrading their facilities. The expansion programme has emphasized the introduction of new diagnostic services and the raising of the quality of care to international standards.
The Aga Khan Health Services operates 325 health centres, dispensaries and other community outlets; 15 first-level referral facilities including diagnostic centres, rural medical and maternal-care centres; as well as six general and three women's hospitals. It provides or supports primary health-care services to populations totalling one million and handles approximately 1.2 million patient visits annually.The vision of the Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi (AKUH) is to be the premier, tertiary, teaching and referral health care facility in sub-Saharan Africa. For over fifty years, it has been taking care of families in East Africa. As a private, not-for-profit hospital, it strives to provide access to quality healthcare to all who need it.
At AKUH, patients are the first priority. A team of medical professionals, faculty and staff are here to provide you and your loved ones with the highest standards of healthcare. AKUH Nairobi is committed to working together to ensure that you and your family receive outstanding medical services, first-rate facilities and compassionate care. The hospital has set the standard for comprehensive healthcare and modern medical education in East Africa. Its dedicated staff, advanced facilities and state-of-the-art technologies have earned the hospital a great reputation as a leading medical institution and teaching hospital in the region, and beyond. Patients benefit from our unique team-based approach to care, which enables them to benefit from the diverse expertise of the entire AKUH team of medical professionals. As the teaching hospital in Kenya for Aga Khan University’s Medical College and School of Nursing and Midwifery, we practice an evidence-based approach to medicine, driven by the cutting-edge research conducted by experienced faculty members. AKUH’s approach to care is guided by its core principles of Quality, Access, Impact and Relevance.