Vision, Mission, Values


Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital aims to be the leading provider of world-class children’s healthcare in Eastern Africa.


The principal objective of Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital is to improve the health and wellbeing of children in Eastern Africa by providing sustainable quality healthcare, providing rewarding and satisfying careers for employees, fostering mutually beneficial partnerships with stakeholders, and improving the quality of paediatric care in the region through the integration of clinical care, education, research, and advocacy.


We hold ourselves to the highest level of professional conduct and accountability in line with legal, regulatory, and best practice requirements.

We treat our patients and their families with compassion, empathy and respect. We acknowledge and respect the diversity and contribution of our clients, colleagues, and other stakeholders.

We espouse high ethical principles and deal honestly with everybody.

We foster teamwork within the organization and work collaboratively with partners to deliver the best possible value to our customers.

We seek to achieve the highest standards of clinical care and service excellence at every moment and apply innovative ways to continuously improve the quality of our services.