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Improvements Ahead for SCH

Posted by on Aug 30, 2015 in Press/Media, Recent News | 0 comments

Sagam Community Hospital has some exciting developments brewing. This week, we had some visitors from Safaricom who laid the groundwork for this future development. They will be installing a new cellular tower at the hospital to ensure a reliable connection for the physicians, COs, nurses, and all of the other employees at Sagam. Given the amount of up to date information needed in medicine, having a better network connection from Safaricom will benefit all aspects of healthcare at Sagam, similar to the way our generator has resulted in benefits for the patients here. We are anticipating the completion of this...

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Photo of the Day

Posted by on Aug 28, 2015 in Press/Media, Recent News | 0 comments

This week we welcomed Radiologist Dr. Giles Boland and Ms. Karen Lemaire from the Radiology Consuling Group at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). We hope they enjoyed their time at Sagam and will hopefully be working with them again soon in the future!

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SCH Does Community Outreach

Posted by on Aug 27, 2015 in Events, Recent News | 0 comments

On Wednesday, Sagam Community Hospital (SCH) partnered with its Community Health Workers (CHWs) to conduct outreach at Lihanda Primary School. For this outreach event, SCH and the CHWs focused on education and screening for different diseases. The screenings completed during the event included a cervical cancer screening. Around 20 women were screened on this day. Additionally, SCH offered testing for HIV/AIDS status on Thursday. Around 60 people were screened during this outreach event. The participants in this outreach event expressed their gratitude, saying that events like this help decrease the stigmas associated with HIV and help keep the community informed and healthier. Members of the community encouraged SCH to come back in the future and to keep conducting these outreach events, as they believe it will continue to benefit and improve the health of the...

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Construction Continues on AIHT

Posted by on Aug 21, 2015 in Press/Media, Recent News | 0 comments

This week, construction has continued on the third floor of Sagam Community Hospital, which will be called the African Institute for Health Transformation (AIHT). The construction workers have been working non-stop to ensure that AIHT will open as soon as possible. Under the supervision of Dr. Khama Rogo, and Mr. Kyle Belcher (Instructor from RISD), the project has been progressing quickly over the past two weeks. We’re excited to see how the project evolves as it approaches completion!  ...

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Photo of the Day

Posted by on Aug 15, 2015 in Press/Media, Recent News, Testimonials | 0 comments

On Saturday, August 15, 2015, Petronala Akinyi Okoth came to pick up her her relative, Magdalina Auma Okwar, who was set to be discharged. Due to her disability, SCH gave her a foldable wheelchair in exchange of the wheelchair she has at home that she has been unable to use because it was not foldable. She was very happy to receive the wheelchair and we hope it helps her with her...

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