Updated: The Top 10 Best Private Hospitals In Machakos County
Machakos County is one of the growing and developing counties in the country. Machakos Government lead by, Hon Alfred Mutua who is the county's governor for the second term has always being at the forefront to make Machakos County one of best counties.
He has developed all sectors this includes the hospitals. Surprisingly, the ministry of health has partnered with the United States President's Program for Aids Relief(PEDFAR) through the US centers for Diseases Control and Prevention to strengthen health systems towards delivering of good health services.
DC has invested hugely in health sectors such as offering health leadership and governance, health equipment’s, health products and security.
This services have greatly improved both private and public sectors.
There are some private hospital in the county that offers affordable, high quality services for Machakos County population. Furthermore, they are accessible to the people. The Government of Machakos fund the private hospitals too.
The private hospitals include:
1.Machakos Imaging Centre
Machakos imaging center is one of the best private hospitals in Machakos County. It is a 24/7 hospital located along Machakos Wote Road.Its main purpose is to provide excellent diagnostic services to the Kenyan population.
It offers services such as:
· CT SCAN Imaging to produce cross sectional images of the body through use of X-rays with computer technology. Its more detailed than ordinary x-ray
· Fluoroscopy. It is used to help diagnose diseases or guide physicians during treatment procedures. Mostly used to examine the colon, oesophagus, stomach and small intestine.
· Mammography. Used to detect any changes in the breast. This helps detect breast cancer early. The test shows a lump or mass indicating possibility of breast cancer.
· OPG that scans dental X-ray of the upper and lower Jaws. It reveals problems with jawbone.
· Endoscopy which allows surgeons to view problem in the internal organs before making large incision through use of an endoscope.
· Biopsy. It involves the removal of an abnormal tissue may be a lesion, tumor or a mass from any part of the body in order to examine it for disease.
· Electrocardiography (ECG) is the process of recording the electrical activity of the heart to provide information about the pacemaker, the nerve conduction pathways of the heart and the rate and rhythm of the heart. It helps detect if the heart is enlarged or not
With the help of improved technology and up to date machines, Machakos Imaging Centre offers this services efficiently.
To reach the center here are the contacts:
· Telephone number :0721686188/0731492991
· Located at Imani plaza 2, Ground floor.
Machakos Imaging Center staff upholds core values such as compassion, care, integrity, respect, accountability and excellent service so as to deliver its purpose.
2. Shalom Group of Hospitals
Shalom group of hospitals was fully registered as a public hospital in 1998.Since then it has been offering, quality and affordable health care in Machakos County.
It started as a nursing home and currently expanded to a big private hospital with various branches. It is fully accredited by National Health Insurance Fund(NHIF).
Over the years, The Shalom group of hospitals has partnered with various facilities to ensure good care for the patients. It upholds values such as respect, responsiveness, leadership and integrity.
It offers services such as:
· 24 hours Emergency services.
· Laboratory and Pharmacy or inpatient, outpatient and walk in patients
· Plastic surgery
· Orthopedic services. Deals with the bone problems
· Dental and Optical Services for teeth and eyes.
· Gynaecological and Obsetrics services
· Rehabilitation and Prevention of a certain condition
· Cardiology services
· Radiology which involves Ultra sound, X-ray and CT scab
· Family planning
· Renal services for dialysis.
· Funeral home services.
Contacts to Shalom Group of Hospital :
P. O. Box 505, 00204, Athi River.
3. Bristol Park Hospital
Bristol park Hospital is a 24 hour private hospital located at Fedha Estate along fedha road,Machakos County. It offers services to both outpatient, inpatient and Home patient.
It offers services such as:
· Theater services :Bristol park hospital has well established and equipped theater for outpatient. Thus offers C-section deliveries for pregnant women at an affordable rate.
· Maternity services that conduct normal deliveries, ultrasound and new born services.
· Well-equipped X-ray unit that offers radiation services.
· Dental clinic that has well equipped dental equipment’s
· Ear, Nose and throat (ENT) department
· Gynaecological and Obstetrics services
· Laboratory and pharmacy.
· Health education and counseling.
Bristol park can be contacted via.
Address:Along Fedha road. Fedha Estate
4. Bliss Machakos Medical Centre
Bliss Medical Center started in 2012 with few clinics. Currently, it is one of the leading integrated healthcare network in East Africa providing outpatient cover at an affordable rate.
The center has more than 80 clinics in Kenya. Moreover, the health practitioners can serve more than 80,000patients in a month. However, the only difference it has with other private hospitals is that it does not operate for 24hours.
Bliss Medical Centers offers services such as:
· Doctors consultation on most specialty such as Daycare surgery, Eye care,Skin conditions, Reproductive health problems, dietician, physiotherapy, Burns and pediatrics. This has helped promote good health through health examinations and managing chronic conditions.
· Diagnostic Laboratory that ensures accuracy in tests. Bliss provides services such as Microbiology, hematology, biochemistry and immunoassays.
· Dental services.
· Pharmaceutical services whereby they sell approved drugs.
· Radiations such as X-rays and ultrasound.
How to contact Bliss Machakos Medical Care
· Address:Mutungoni Plaza, Opp Mosque | Machakos Town
· Contacts: +254 780 100 915
· Email: email@example.com
Mon – Fri: 9:00am-6:00pm
Sat: 9:00am – 1:00pm
5. Baspen Syokimau Cottage Hospital.
Baspen Cottage Hospital is a family hospital that withholds values such as compassion, affordable and high quality health care to patients.
Interestingly, Baspen is the prime Syokimau Family Hospital.Patients are treated professionally and with great diligence.
Baspen Syokimau Cottage Hospital offers services such as:
· Laboratory and pharmacy services.
· Diabetes clinic
· Ambulance and emergency services
· Physiotherapy services
· Maternity for pregnant women and newborn babies unit
· Nutritional services
· Orthopedic for patients with bone issues
· Gynaecological clinics
· Ear, Nose and Throat clinics.
How to reach out to Baspen Hospital.
Located alongKatani Road (Syokimau)
Telephone number :+254) 706722900
Working hours:24 hours.
6. Mariakani Cottage Hospital.
Mariakani Cottage Hospital started in 1985 as an extension of Umoja Medical Clinic. The hospital provides both outpatient and inpatient services.
Through partnering bwith other clients, Mariakani cottage hospital provides quality health care services to Nairobi residents and its environs. The hospital exhibits excellence, honesty, compassion and teamwork as their core values.
Services offered :
· Renal unit for dialysis
· Maternity wards
· Counseling unit
· Radiation services such as X-ray, scans and ECG
· Pharmacy and diagnostic laboratory
· Emergency and casualty services.
· Comprehensive Care Center clinic
· Child welfare clinic for antenatal care, postnatal and child immunizations.
· Certificates for patients, students and clients
· Home care Nursing.
Mariakani Cottage Hospital are contacted via:
Email address :firstname.lastname@example.org.
Working Hours :24hrs.
7. Bishop Kioko Catholic Hospital
Bishop Kioko Catholic Hospital is offers 24hrs services and is located along Machakos Wote Road. Its main aim is to provide quality improved health care for Machakos residents and its environs.
Offers services such as:
· Emergency and Ambulance services
· Maternity for new born babies and deliver rooms.
· Nutrition clinics
· Chaplaincy services
· Counseling services
· Voluntary Counseling and Testing (VCT)
· Radiation services: Ultra sound, X-ray
· Laboratory and pharmacy
· Dental clinics
· ANC and MCH services
· Renal unit
· Eye checkups and treatment.
Bishop Kioko Catholic Hospital, Machakos contacts:
Address:P.O. BOX 2240-90100, Machakos
Telephone Number: 044-21415/20495 or 0721179359.
8. Syokimau Medical Center
Syokimau medical centre is a medical center located off Mombasa Road along Katani Road, Twins shopping centre.
Offers services such as :
· laboratory and pharmacy,
· 24hrs emergency services
· Gynaecological services
· Internal Medicine
Working Hours: 24 hrs.
9. Machakos Orthopedic clinic
Machakos Orthopedic coinic ia located in Machakos County just next to Bishop Kioko Catholic Hospital. Just as the name suggests, the hospital majorly deals with fracture treatment and management, pain management. Joint replacement and physiotherapy. The clinic was started in Machakos County due to the most cases of bone issues in Ukambani. The clinic is accessible to many counties in the Eastern province. It offers high quality services at an affordable price.
The clinics contacts are:
Telephone Number: +254 733 398390