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Sagam Clinicians Accepted for Publication

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in AIHT, Board, Partners, Recent News | 0 comments

Mr. Javan Imbamba and Ms. Stella Odenyo, two clinical officers at Sagam Community Hospital, were accepted for publication into the International Journal of Emergency Medicine this week. They worked in collaboration with Dr. Karla Fredricks and others from Massachusetts General Hospital. This is a tremendous accomplishment in medicine, as it is a highly competitive journal with academic centers from all around the world publishing here. Their research focused around a ketamine-based sedation and anesthesia package for non-anesthetists. Studies such as this will allow anesthesia to be available in situations that would otherwise result in significant delays to procedures or proceeding with painful procedures with inadequate analgesia. Our most sincere congratulations to everyone involved! Thank you to Mr. Imbamba and Ms. Odenyo for leading Sagam as we explore new frontiers in...

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Sagam Celebrates Outstanding Staff

Posted by on Jun 7, 2016 in AIHT, Board, Events, Partners, Recent News | 0 comments

Last week clinicians, nurses, administration, and members from the board of directors at Sagam Community Hospital gathered in the new African Institute for Health Transformations. They came together to hear speeches from members of the board and administration that focused around their staff and department evaluations. These evaluations happen quarterly each year and help employees and departments at Sagam to improve upon their performance with praise and criticism. Multiple employees won awards for high scores on their evaluations and were named “Outstanding Staff of the Quarter”. Lastly, the highest scoring department at Sagam Community Hospital was Imaging/Radiology, led by Mr. Jasper Otambo. Congratulations to all outstanding employees at...

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FULL STEAM AHEAD: SCH Receives Stamp of Approval from the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board

Posted by on Sep 6, 2014 in Board, Events, Partners, Recent News | 0 comments

On Monday September 1st, 2014, Sagam Community Hospital hosted the Kenya Medical Practitioners & Dentists Board. The Board was conducting an inspection of the hospital for approval as a training institution for post-graduate training in Family and Emergency Medicine (MMed). The Board (led by its Chairman, Professor George Magoha, the CEO, Mr. Daniel Yumbya, and 2 members (Professor Barasa Khwa Otsyula and Professor Zipporah Kitonyi)) were highly complimentary of the current systems and on-going facility upgrades. In addition, the Board advised SCH to apply for accreditation as an internship training facility. SCH was represented by its founder, Dr. Khama Rogo, its General Manager, Dr. Walter Obita and SCH Board Member, Mr. Deryck Onyango Omuodo. In addition, the team was accompanied by the Dean of Maseno University’s School of Medicine, Professor Wilson Odero, the Head of Family Medicine at Maseno University, Dr. Kaguthi and faculty from Maseno University. The Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board is a statutory authority established under Cap 253 Laws of Kenya to regulate the practice of medicine and dentistry in the...

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