KCHS


For more information, please call the KCHS directly at: (+254) 789 338 062 and 0709 728 251

“ELIMU YA KIAFYA KWA UTUKUFU WA MUNGU!”

Vision Statement: To be a dynamic Center of Excellence in Research Innovation and Training of Christian Health Care Professionals who honor God by offering wholistic service to Society

Our Mission: To train and mentor, innovative, committed Christian healthcare professionals, competent in research to provide compassionate quality health care in Kenya and the world at large.

Core Values:

Integrity: We conduct our business in an ethical manner free from any form of impropriety

Compassion: We treat all persons as created in God’s image and empathize with the suffering of humanity.

Accountability: We take responsibility of our own actions and are answerable to our stakeholders and to God.

Respect: We honor human rights, dignity and treat all people with fairness.

Innovation: We are dynamic to health challenges; promote research and appropriate modern technology.

Passion for excellence: We esteem continuous development through, planning, learning and research to promote knowledge in Academia and quality professional practice in service delivery.

Our Partner in the US: University of Massachusetts  www.umb.edu 

KIJABE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES (KCHS) is one of the divisions of AIC Kijabe Hospital. The College commenced healthcare-professionals training in 1980 from a humble, by enrolling 14 nurses under the Kijabe School of nursing (KSN). Since then, the college has expanded and has trained over 1,200 highly qualified professionals who are functioning both locally and internationally.

 The college currently offers the following five academic programs:

KENYA REGISTERED CLINICAL MEDICINE AND SURGERY (KRCMS –Basic) 3 years Diploma in Clinical Medicine.

KENYA REGISTERED COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING (KRCHN- Basic) 31/2 years Diploma in nursing.

KENYA REGISTERED NURSE ANAESTHESIA (KRNA (1 year and 6 months – inclusive of internship).

KENYA REGISTERED PERIOPEARTIVE NURSING (KRPON) Diploma in Peri-operative nursing: Course- 1 year- Diploma

 Admission Requirements:

KENYA REGISTERED CLINICAL MEDICINE AND SURGERY (KRCMS –Basic) 3 years Diploma in Clinical Medicine.

C plain and above in KCSE

C plain in English

C plain in Biology or Biological sciences

C- in Chemistry

C- in either Mathematics or Physics.

KENYA REGISTERED COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING (KRCHN- Basic) 31/2 years Diploma in nursing.

The MINIMUM academic entry requirements for KRCHN are:

C plain and above in KCSEC plain in English or Kiswahili

C plain in Biology or Biological sciences

C- in Mathematics or Physics

C- in Chemistry.

KENYA REGISTERED NURSE ANAESTHESIA (KRNA (1 year and 6 months – inclusive of internship).

KENYA REGISTERED PERIOPEARTIVE NURSING (KRPON) Diploma in Peri-operative nursing: Course- 1 year- Diploma

Specialized programme (KRNA& KRPON): Must have qualified as a KRCHN/KRN/KRNM/BScN  and have at least two years of clinical experience.

Intake: KCHS has 2 intakes every year, one in MARCH and the other in SEPTEMBER.

For Applications and/or other enquiries, please contact:

The Principal, Kijabe School of Nursing, P.O. Box 20 – 00220, Kijabe, Kenya.

Cell: +(+254) 789 338 062 and 0709 728 251

Email: info.kchs@gmail.com/info.kchs@kijabe.net

Christian Environment: Kijabe College of Health Science being a department of Kijabe Hospital is deeply rooted on Christian principles as such the institution’s identity is that of Christian faith. The school’s environment is a reflection of that belief as service to humanity is anchored on Christian values. The college provides a conducive environment for faculty and student both to grow and interact in liberty and ethics.

Spiritual Ministry: For spiritual growth, students attend morning devotions daily and other services including; Friday revival meetings, worship nights and Sunday services. The school also has a resident chaplain during day times for spiritual guidance and counseling.

Sports / Recreation: We have excellent recreational facilities which include soccer, volleyball and an athletics track. Indoor games include pool, and table tennis. Twice each year the college holds a sports day, in March and September.

Ways to Financially Support the College:

Scholarships for the needy students : anyone who would like to assist a student can contact the principal :  princ.ksn@kijabe.net

Any form of contribution towards the construction of the following infrastructures is welcome!

Auditorium

Kitchen

Dining hall for the students

Additional classrooms

Expansion of the dormitories

Expansion of the office space

Computers.