Nyeri Provincial General Hospital

Nyeri Provincial General Hospital

Location: Central Province, Kenya

Population served:234,528

Area has a high prevalence of hypertension, diabetes and heart diseases

The hospital has 8 specialists, 16 general physicians and 300 nurses

Departments:

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Internal medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery
  • Mother and Child Clinic
  • Comprehensive Care Clinic (HIV)

There are integrated palliative care services with a stand-alone unit.

Objectives and opportunities for the hospital’s palliative care service include;

  • An expansion of the service.
  • The provision of more essential palliative care drugs.
  • The creation of good referral networks.

Nyeri hospital is partnered by KEHPCA and Nyeri hospice.