Friends of Kijabe Blog

  • What Is Kijabe Known For?

    What Is Kijabe Known For?

    Anywhere you go in Kenya, if you meet someone at a gas station, police check, airport desk, this person knows about Kijabe Hospital. Why?  What is AIC Kijabe Hospital famous for?   1. Prayer  So many patients choose Kijabe because they want doctors who will not only treat them but also pray for them!  They know there is…

  • Energy Center Update

    Energy Center Update

    Groundbreaking on the Kijabe Hospital Energy Center took place in late 2022 and construction is nearly complete in October 2023. Awesome progress by the engineers and project management team! Oxygen Plant to be installed in November by Build Health International/African Mission Healthcare Office upstairs for hospital support services.

  • Remembering Dr. Bill Barnett

    Remembering Dr. Bill Barnett

    One of the founders of AIC Kijabe Hospital, Dr. Bill Barnett, was called home to heaven last week at 106 years old.Following are are pictures and stories about the life and legacy Dr. Bill at AIC Kijabe Hospital and through East Africa. The first text is from an article in Old Africa Magazine and the Obituary is provided by…

  • March 2023 Pictures

    March 2023 Pictures

    Dr. Mehret and Dr. Musee operate, both are Pediatric Surgery Fellows originally from Ethiopia, at Kijabe for training. Dr. Nguyen and Dr. Caire discuss a patient in the adult ward.Dr. Peterson and resident Dr. Logodi operating on an ENT patient.Pediatric Emergency & Critical Care Clinical Officer trainee Jack providing breathing assistance in the NICU.Visitors from…

  • Chapel Opening

    Chapel Opening

    The beautiful Kijabe Hospital Chapel is now open.  What an amazing place for our staff and patients to worship, recharge, and remember that God is our refuge and strength, an ever present help in times of trouble.   The stunning entry door was inspired by the photo below of the original Kijabe church that was used from the 1920’s to…

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