Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi

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The Aga Khan University Hospital
Nairobi
Aga Khan Health Services
Geography
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Organisation
Care system Private
Hospital type Teaching
Affiliated university Aga Khan University
Services
Standards ISO 9001:2000
Beds 254
History
Founded 1958
Links
Website http://www.agakhanhospitals.org/nairobi/
Lists Hospitals in Kenya

Coordinates: 1°15′41″S 36°49′27″E / 1.261313°S 36.824143°E / -1.261313; 36.824143 The Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) in Nairobi is part of the Aga Khan Health Services (AKHS). Established in 1958, the hospital is a 254-bed long-term care facility offering quality general medical services, specialist clinics and high-tech diagnostic services.

The Hospital receives referrals for specialised medical care and diagnostic services from various hospitals and clinics in the region. It is part of the Aga Khan Health Services international referral system with links to the Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.

On 1 July 2005 the Hospital formally came under the management of the Aga Khan University (AKU), taking a significant step in its evolution as a premier teaching and tertiary care referral hospital.[1]

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  1. ^ News: "Aga Khan Hospital Nairobi Upgraded to University Hospital". Archived from the original on 4 October 2006. Retrieved 15 November 2006. Aga Khan University, 1 July 2005

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