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KENYATTA NATIONAL HOSPITAL

Projects


Ward Adoption Programme

The Kenyatta National Hospital’s Ward Adoption Programme is a distinctive project that gives an opportunity to individuals and corporate companies to sponsor a ward at the country’s largest referral hospital whose objective is to provide specialized health care. These partnerships contribute directly to the improvement of the existing infrastructure which ensures that patients receive treatment in a good, clean environment that is therapeutic.

The programme has had several successful Adoptions and recognizes the each partner as important in the development of the Hospital and mutual partnerships.

Ward Adoption offers an opportunity for Branding and Marketing of companies/Individuals using the KNH platform.

 

NEW BORN UNIT RENOVATION SPONSORED BY SAFARICOM FOUNDATION

NEW BORN UNIT RENOVATION

 

The New Born unit was adopted by Safaricom Foundation during the Kenya @ 50 celebrations and was launched by the First Lady of the Republic of Kenya.

The main aim was to improve clinical outcomes by reducing mortality rates and improving the overall ambience of the facility.

 

 

PAEDIATRIC CANCER WARDS (3D & 1E) SPONSERED BY ISRAELI EMBASSY

PAEDIATRIC CANCER WARDS (3D & 1E)

 

The Childrens cancer wards have been adopted by the Israeli Embassy.

They have supported the childrens wards by refurbishing and equipping them to ensure that the children are comfortable during treatment and have a place for recreation.

 

 

WARD 3A RENOVATION SPONSORED BY DALBIT PETROLEUM

WARD 3A RENOVATION

 

Ward 3A was adopted by Dalbit Petroleum. The company refurbished it and improved the ambience of the children’s in support of KNH infrastructural improvement.

Other Partnerships


PAEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY PLAYGROUND SPONSORED BY FAMILY BANK

PAEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY PLAYGROUND

 

This was an initiative in partnership with Family Bank with an objective of occupying the children undergoing cancer treatment. The playground has been a source of joy and gives opportunity for the children to play and socialize more with each other and other visitors. It is a project that has had a major impact in putting a smile of the faces of children.

 

 

BLOOD TRANSFUSION UNIT SPONSORED BY FRANK NJENGA & FAMILY

BLOOD TRANSFUSION UNIT

 

This project was sponsored by Frank Njenga and Family which aimed at improving the unit’s efficiency in blood donation procedures.

 

ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY RENOVATED BY OLD MUTUAL FOUNDATION

ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY RENOVATION

 

The project was done in partnership with Old Mutual Foundation with an objective of improving  efficiency, reduce turn around time and improve on patient flow. The project has also given the department a new modern look with well designed signages for easy access to healthcare services.

 

 

HANDWASHING FACILITY COURTESY OF BAYER EAST AFRICA Ltd.

HANDWASHING FACILITY

 

Hand washing has been rated by the WHO as the number 1 method of preventing healthcare associated infection. The hospital in partnership with Bayer East Africa to provide hand washing facilities where our customers can wash hands which prevents infections from the hospital to community and vice versa.

 

 

Infectious Diseases Unit

INFECTIOUS DISEASES UNIT

 

The Isolation Centre is an infectious diseases facility utilized in the management of highly infectious diseases.
The Government of Kenya instituted measures to prevent and contain a possible Ebola outbreak by constructing an Isolation facility through the Ministry of Health at KNH. This was informed by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014 which Kenya was placed at high risk due to the continuous air travel.


 

SURGICAL DAYCARE CENTRE

SURGICAL DAYCARE CENTRE

 

This project involves construction and equipping of the Day Care Centre to house twenty six (26) ward beds, three (3) theatres, an endoscopy wing, administration area, electrophysiology room and associated support facilities. The project is sponsored by Zarina Merali Foundation.

Phase I of the project is construction and Phase II is Equipment and furniture. The Hospital welcomes partners willing to partner with us to equip and furnish the Daycare Centre once complete before the end of 2017.

 

Cancer Treatment Centre

CANCER TREATMENT CENTRE

 

The linear accelerator is state of the art equipment used in the treatment of cancer using xrays and electron beams. This equipment was procured by the GoK through MOH at a cost of 300M as Phase I towards the completion of the Cancer Centre of Excellence. The initiative gears towards increasing treatment capacity and efficiency. The machine currently treats up-to 50 patients a day increasing the total capacity of treatment from 120 to 170 patients per day.

Renal Upgrade

RENAL UPGRADE

 

The project entails a three storey building adjacent to the existing renal unit. The new building will house specialized renal theatres and facilities for patients undergoing transplant procedures at an estimated cost of KES. 200 Million It will increase capacity for training and capacity building in the for students undergoing training.

 

hope hostel

HOPE HOSTEL

 

This is a facility for cancer out-patient clients meant to provide temporary accommodation during treatment at a total cost of KES.200 Million. The initiative is in partnership with American Cancer Society and its main objective is to increase treatment compliance for patients who have accommodation challenges during treatment.

 

childrens hospital

CHILDRENS' HOSPITAL

 

The project entails construction of a separate Paediatric centre which will Increase the bed capacity from 280 to 700 and establish a Paediatric Centers of excellence for treatment of Cancer, Paediatric trauma, Cardiology, General Paediatrics and Expand research and training facilities at a cost of KES.12.8 Billion

KNH welcomes partnerships as we embark on our mission to optimize patient experience.

For more enquiries please contact us on

020 2726300 - 9 Ext: 44750 or knhprojectsoffice@gmail.com