Sagam Community Hospital

  • facebook
  • flickr
  • Twitter
Mobile: 0722-510346, 0717-941612 - Location: Luanda / Siaya Road, Siaya County
Navigation Menu

MEDIC WEST AFRICA Conference and Exhibition in Lagos: Sagam video wins many admirers!

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017 in BENSON SEWE OTIENO, Recent News | 0 comments

MEDIC WEST AFRICA Conference and Exhibition is happening this week in Lagos Nigeria where Sagam video has won many admirers! Medic West Africa is is the biggest Health Care Exhibition Conference in the Continent with thousands of participants from all over the world. Digital health technology was the area of focus for the conference today. The platform was sponsored by PharmAccess and QuintilesIMS. The moving video shot at Sagam with our late staff, Gladys, was shown in plenary to hundreds of admiring Nigerian and International...

Read More

Sharing ESM experience with Nigeria

Posted by on Oct 9, 2017 in BENSON SEWE OTIENO, Recent News | 0 comments

AIHT was represented this week in a high level visit to Ilorin, Kwara State in Nigeria. The combined delegation of PharmAccess and the World Bank was warmly received by H.E Alhaji Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed, Executive Governor of Kwara State. The delegation also met with the Legislative Assembly leaders and The Emir of Songa, HRH Halifu Yahaya.They shared innovations in health care delivery and the soon to be launched Kwara Social Health Insurance Scheme. They also had time to share the innovative ESM research going on at AIHT.                                     PROF KHAMA ROGO  with H.E Alhaji Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed Executive Governor of Kwara...

Read More


Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in BENSON SEWE OTIENO, Recent News | 0 comments

Prof Pankaj Jani and his loving spouse, Dr (Mrs) J. Jani, today donated an assortment of highly valued Surgical and laparoscopic training instruments. Presenting the equipment, the Janis commended Sagam Community Hospital for their vision and commitment to high quality training, research and care for the under privileged in rural Kenya.The Sagam model is one of the most innovative and transformative approaches in this part of the world. We have followed the growth of this vision for many years and are proud to be associated with its pursuit for excellence’, said Prof Jani. We need to see many more home grown innovations in Kenya and the region to accelerate the attainment of Universal Coverage. There is a vast need for rural based facilities because that is where most of the population with the biggest needs reside. We, as a family and professional colleagues, are delighted to give this modest contribution. We are proud to be associated with Sagam and will continue to give our unqualified support’, added Dr Jani.The equipment was received, on behalf of the hospital, by Khama Rogo, the Founder. Dr Rogo thanked the Janis for their generosity and many years of close friendship.The hospital is currently handling ALL emergencies in Siaya County and beyond, forcing us to run all three theatres 24/7′, Khama explained.Some of the equipment will be used in the new Surgical Skills and Simulation Center being established at Sagam, in anticipation of planned specialist training. Pankaj and Khama have been friends and colleagues since 1973, when they joined the Medical School, University of Nairobi.They have worked together ever since and have recently joined forces to drive the establishment of The College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA) and East, Central and Southern African College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ECSAOG). Sagam Hospital is an accredited internship training center and is already offering specialist training (MMed) in Family and Emergency Medicine, in collaboration with Maseno and MGH/Harvard Universities. Sagam is now preparing to be accredited for fellowship training by both COSECSA and...

Read More