Nairobi is the capital city of Kenya, It is mainly famous for economic and cultural activities .Besides the two activities, it has well based health centers which offer medical assistance to the East African people.
The Kenyatta National hospital
The hospital has acquired its name from the late Jomo Kenyatta. It was established in 1901 among the first hospitals in Kenya. This health care facility boasts of the best doctors in the country and sometimes it is used as a teaching place for future medical experts. The hospital operates on a 24 hour system enabling patients to be attended to with ease.
It was established in 1954.The healthcare facility is located along Argwings Kodhek Road and has first class facilities. The laboratory for example has all the equipments it requires and the expertise.
The Aga Khan Hospital
The facility is worldly known and was started in Asia but later found its routes in Africa. It is a non- profit group with modern services and a school established in 1958.The Aga Khan College Hospital equips there students with the necessary knowledge. The centre of Accidents and Emergency operates on a 24 hours basis and boasts of better maternity and ambulance services.
The Mater Hospital
It was established in 1962 with the aim of providing health care services to the less fortunate in Kenya. The Siblings of Whim from Ireland are the founders of the fast growing hospital in Africa. It mainly concentrates on tropical illness, industrial accidents, disaster care and many more. Ambulance services, operations and a fast class laboratory are just some of the facilities that the hospital has.
The hospital was started by Betty Gikonyo and Dr. Serta and is located along Langata road. The aim of its established is to transform the amount of health care services in the country. Its emergency department provides 24 hours .The facility ahs modern equipments and the best staff making it one of the best preferred hospitals