Frequently Asked Questions
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What is the cost for an outpatient visit?
430 ksh for a new patient and 330 ksh for a returning patient. Many conditions require lab work or x-ray/ultrasound. Please be prepared to pay up to 3000 ksh for necessary tests and medicines.
What are the hospital hours?
Emergency & Birth Services 24/7 at Kijabe
Outpatient Services at Kijabe and Naivasha 24/7
Outpatient Services at Marira weekdays 9-5
Maternal & Child Health at Kijabe weekdays 9-5
Do you accept NHIF/Insurance Cards?
Yes, NHIF pays ___ for inpatient stay, _____ for surgery, _______ for delivery.
We accept the following insurance cards:
What is the cost for a delivery?
NHIF covers about KES 6,000 in a normal delivery and KES 18,000 in a CS delivery.
When are specialty clinics offered?
Dental, Ear-Nose-Throat, Audiology, Eye, and Diabetic clinics are offered on weekdays.
Surgery clinics are scheduled after consultation with a doctor in outpatient department and are as follows:
General Surgery clinic on Monday/Thursday
Pediatric Surgery clinic on Tuesday
Pediatric Neurosurgery clinic on Wednesday
Orthopedic Surgery clinic on Tuesday/Wednesday
Plastics/Reconstructive Surgery clinic on Tuesday
Gynecology clinic on Friday
Where is Kijabe?
1 hour’s drive north of Nairobi on the Nairobi-Nakuru Highway A-104 with a turn-off at Gichengo. Kijabe-line matatus are boarded at the Koja round-about.
How do I find information about courses and enrollment at Kijabe College of Health Sciences?
Are there career opportunities at AIC Kijabe?
As a mission hospital, we recognize that a team of people with great character, compassion and skills are Kijabe Hospital’s most valuable resource. Working in Kijabe hospital is not only a job but a mission and provides very satisfactory experiences of seeing medical miracles every day!
Send your application letter and CV Indicating clearly on the subject the position applied for, and stating how your experience matches the specifications via Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or
AIC Kijabe hospital is an equal opportunity employer.
What surgical services are offered at AIC Kijabe?
General Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Neurosurgery
Orthopaedic Surgery including trauma repair, knee and hip replacements.
General Surgery Including:
- Hernia repair
- Management of conditions of the thyroid gland
- Management of problems of the urinary tract, including stone disease and difficulty in urination.
- General abdominal surgery including emergency care
- Management of cancer of the skin, abdominal organs, genitourinary tract, and head and neck
- Leg circulation and leg wound management
- Management of breast conditions, including cancer
- Repair of aneurysms of the abdominal aorta and other vascular conditions
- Multidisciplinary management of complex trauma
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery
Kindly visit the outpatient department for a general health review, and you will be referred to the surgery clinic specific to your medical condition for a consultation and booking.