Salim Hasham is Executive Chairman of Mediheal Group based in East Africa. Prior to this, he served as Vice President Health Services for Aga Khan University and was responsible for the university’s global health systems enterprise in East Africa, Pakistan and Afghanistan. This consisted of seven hospitals (including two University Hospitals) and in excess of four hundred outreach centers. He has also served as Senior Vice President – Global Services for Johns Hopkins Medicine International and was responsible for managing its global strategy and service delivery with oversight of Chief Executives in eight countries.Mr. Hasham has also served as President and CEO of Hawaii Medical Centers,a two hospital and a skilled nursing facility system in Hawaii, USA. He has a 30 plus year history in international health care work, private equity health care and health system management. Salim was born in Nairobi and got his honors undergraduate degree in Mathematics from University of Nairobi. He has a Master in Health Administration from University of Ottawa, Canada and a summa cum laude Master in Systems Engineering from Clemson University, USA.
We, Mediheal Group, are one of the leading private healthcare providers in Kenya with high focus on quality, cost effective healthcare, and respect for human beings. Mediheal was founded with an objective of providing world class healthcare. This has prompted our participation in numerous charitable endeavours to assist the less fortunate members of the society. Such deliberate efforts have earned us immense respect from our trustworthy client-base drawn from as far as Southern Sudan, Eastern Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi, fostering a rapid expansion for the last ten years.
We have two facilities in Nairobi, and one each in Eldoret, Nakuru, and Kigali offering tertiary level, diagnostic and therapeutic services. Within these facilities we attend to most medical and surgical patients including but not limited to trauma, neurology, cardiac, renal, gynaecology, and gastroenterology. Our group’s facilities comprises of over 250 beds, seven operating theatres, two Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machines and three Computerized Tomography (CT) Scanners among other advanced equipment. Additionally, our innovative approach to healthcare provision has enabled us to be the pioneers in the fields of Assisted Reproductive Techniques (also known as Test Tube Babies and IVF), non-invasive pain management and cosmetic surgery, amongst others. This has enabled us over the years to effectively serve thousands of patients.