Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital is the largest hospital in East and Central Africa dedicated exclusively to the care of children. For over 60 years, the hospital has provided high standards of pediatric care for children from birth to 21 years of age. All doctors and nurses have immense experience in pediatric care.


Our Mission

The hospital is a non-profit organization, chartered with responsibilities benefiting humankind such as providing health services, fostering good health, carrying out research and teaching healthcare professionals. The hospital board and management share the belief that hospitals can apply business acumen and enterprise in performing their responsibilities.


Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital aims to be the preferred healthcare provider for East and Central Africa’s children. The hospital is devoted to the care of children as the fundamental concern while providing a favorable environment for both patients and members of staff.