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Our Story

Hospital History

The founder of Shalom Hospitals started it as a private clinic in 1984 in Mutituni a town centre in Machakos County. It grew in stages, changed location and in 1992 was upgraded to Dr. Onyango’s Maternity & Nursing Home. Shalom Hospital Machakos was opened in 1998 as a fully-fledged private hospital with the aim of providing quality and affordable healthcare in the region. This growth led to the birth of Athi River Shalom Community Hospital currently located in Athi River, St.Jairus Hospital in Kisumu .

Today, Shalom Group of Hospitals includes four hospitals and one satellite clinic. These are:

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    Machakos Shalom Community Hospital located in Machakos Town with a bed capacity of 170

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    Athi River Shalom Community Hospital located in Athi River with a bed capacity of 250.

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    St. Jairus Hospital located in Kisumu with a bed capacity of 65.

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We’ve Been Offering Quality Healthcare For Over 38 Years

our hospital mission

To provide quality healthcare with efficiency, reliability, sustainability and courtesy, with emphasis on customer needs.

our hospital vision

To be a leader in the provision of quality and affordable healthcare in the region.

Pursue excellence in everything we do with continuous improvements in quality, service and cost-effectiveness. Strive to be the best and work continuously to improve performance and exceed expectations.
In all our endeavors, we are guided by the needs of the patient, creating a partnership that is effective and personal across the continuum of care. We put our patients first as we seek to exceed the expectations of our customers with superior service, outstanding clinical care and unsurpassed responsiveness. This ensures that we prioritize safety, quality and the patient experience in everything we do.
Embrace a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach to patient care,
Always pursuing Quality, our Hospital envisions more efficient, equitable care at all levels of a patient's experience. Through a consensus-based process, clinical quality and efficiency measures meets the needs and expectations of the general public, government, providers and practitioners.
Honor patients’ right to privacy and confidentiality; Value differences among individuals and groups; actively listen, encourage feedback and choose the best way to deliver timely and meaningful information.
Promote the development and growth of leaders throughout the organization and continue to allow internal growth.
Doing the right things at the right time and place; Focus on the best interests of patients; Be honest with patients, learners and each other.
Shalom group of Hospitals has always strongly believed in social initiatives that help transcend barriers. In keeping with this, the group has started several impactful programmes that involve conducting outreaches throughout the region. These outreaches focus on the needy and far to reach areas with the aim of conducting diagnostic and medical consultancy to such people. The programme also focuses on cancer screening, cure and rehabilitation for those in need. Shalom Hospital regularly conducts comprehensive health screening camps across the nation.
Our Statistics

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