• Tenwek Hospital
  • Bomet, Kenya
  • Client: Tenwek Community Health and Development
  • Type: Healthcare
  • Project Area: 7,575 sq m
  • Completed: 1989-97

This 260-bed Christian mission hospital serves an area population of 800,000 people with primary healthcare and is the primary surgical center for the region of more than 8.5 million people. Every year, more than 14,000 inpatients and 120,000 outpatients are treated at Tenwek. The hospital offers dental care, HIV follow-up, intestinal illness, and injury treatment services and is a training center for medical professionals. MSAADA provided design services for several buildings on the campus, both new and reconstruction, including maternity wards, outpatient facilities, laboratories, and nursing school facilities with dormitories.

The hospital also serves as a training center for Kenyan and international future health care professionals and is a mission hospital of Samaritan’s Purse.