Its location is approximately 25 kilometres (16 mi), by road, south of Fort Portal, the district headquarters and nearest large town. This location is approximately 326 kilometres (203 mi), by road, west of Kampala, the capital of Uganda and the largest city in that country.
Kitojo Hospital is a rural hospital, serving Ruteete, Kasenda and Buheesi subcounties and Kiko town council of Western Uganda. The hospital was built, is owned and administered by Kitojo Integrated Development Association (KIDA), a community development NGO, headed by Reverend Ezra Musobozi. The 30-bed hospital cost approximately US$310,000 (775 M UGX) to build and equip.