AAR Healthcare Kenya held a colorful event on the 28th of July at the Amber Hotel in Nairobi to celebrate its half year achievements. The event, which was graced by the MD, Charles Kariuki and all senior managers, saw the best performing staff and outpatient centres awarded for their exemplary performance in ensuring the organization met its customers’ expectations, offered remarkable customer experience and ensured business efficiency targets for the year 2017 are met. During the event the MD indicated that he was impressed and proud of how staff not only work as a team but as a family. It was, he said, the staff teamwork and dedication that has led to the growth of the organization and that there was more potential for growth as the organization plans to open an inpatient facility in the near future. The internal recognition/awards are held twice a year. The recognition focuses on key service areas including the customer perspective and experience, financial perspective and efficient internal processes. Congratulations are in order for all the winners.
AAR Healthcare Kenya launched its 19th Outpatient Centre on the 14th of July 2017. The Buruburu Outpatient centre launch was graced by the Deputy Director of Medical Services Dr. Hannah Wamae, AAR group Chairman Dr. Frank Njenga, Group CEO Indren Poovan and the AAR Healthcare K. LTD MD Charles Kariuki. Among other partners we were honoured to have CIC Insurance, Pacis Insurance, Trident, Africa Medilink, Mabati rolling, Stanbic Bank, KWFT, Equity Bank, KCB Bank, GSK, NHIF and the Nairobi County Government AAR Healthcare K. Ltd success has largely been driven by our people and their commitment to always offer high quality and affordable healthcare - by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth. The group CEO and the MD were categorical about the exponential growth AAR Healthcare has had by touching at least 716,000 lives in the year 2016 and has targeted to at least touch 780,000 in the year 2017. We are also focusing on growing our outpatient centres from 35 - 75 in the near future, increasing the specialist’s services from 20 to 25 and building an inpatient hospital.
AAR Healthcare Kenya has expanded its network of outpatient centres in the country with one more addition. AAR Healthcare Buruburu Outpatient Centre opened its doors to the public in the month of May 2017. This brings the number of our outpatient centres in Kenya to nineteen. The Outpatient centre is located at 1st Floor Mesora Centre, Next to Kenol Petrol Station - Buruburu. The official launch of the outpatient centre is to take place on the 14th July 2017. kAARibu AAR Buruburu !
AAR Healthcare Kenya is pleased to introduce dental services at the AAR Mountain Mall Outpatient Centre. This unit, which began its operations on 3rd June 2017, will be the fourth addition to the already existing Mombasa, Donholm and Greenhouse dental units. Don’t nurse that toothache anymore, as all the dental units are open to the public as you now have more options to access quality dental services. #kAARibu
“Food addiction is a behavioral addiction that is characterized by the compulsive over-consumption of certain foods. It is usually framed as an emotional issue, but it is in fact largely a biochemical problem.” Kepha Nyanumba- Nutrition Consultant AAR Healthcare Ltd. Eating healthy and losing weight seems downright impossible for many people.
Ever been confounded by a glassy-eyed, feverish kid with a throat so sore they can barely talk, but they just won’t take their medicine? You are not alone, many parents cringe at the thought of struggling with a child who is unwell but pesky at taking their medicine. Giving medicine to children can be a frustrating exercise especially for first time parents. Below are some of the reasons why your child won’t take his/her medicine;
On matters health, the media has been abuzz with a disease as strange as it sounds. There has been Ebola virus, Zika virus, and now this; but this has been the first one to hit home. This article attempts to tackle the most frequently asked questions concerning the Chikungunya virus. What is Chikungunya Virus? This is a viral illness found in parts of Africa and Asia. In Kenya it is found mainly in the North Eastern area. It was first described in 1953. Where does it get its strange name?
External Laboratory Quality Assessment HUQAS is Human Quality Assurance Scheme that provides peer proficiency testing to laboratories so as to enable identification of areas requiring quality improvements. AAR Healthcare Limited laboratories are enrolled in the HUQAS scheme for the purpose of benchmarking and as a requirement by ISO 15189 Standard for laboratory accreditation. The provider also facilitates participants in development of clear root cause analysis in areas
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