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Aga Khan University Hospital recognised for managing heart diseases

30 September 2020

The Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) in Nairobi has been accredited as a centre of excellence for the management of heart attacks.  It becomes the first hospital in sub-Saharan Africa and second in Africa to achieve this certification, given by the Joint Commission International (JCI), a leader in health quality standards. The certification followed a clinical care programme certification audit conducted by the JCI in August. AKUH received the certificate based on a review of compliance with international standards, clinical guidelines and outcomes of care.