The Multi-million ultra modern maternity wing at the Nakuru’s Level 5 hospital is expected to be operational by June 2018.
The facility is expected to ease congestion in the maternity wing at the facility and ensure quality services for mothers and children.
Speaking on Thursday morning when he toured the ongoing final construction work at the facility, Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui said the facility which is funded by the National government in collaboration with county will see improved services.
He added that this is a major boost to the county government’s commitment plan of improving health facilities in the county.
The ultra modern maternity wing is expected to cost 326 million shillings.
It has a bed capacity of 288 and according to Governor Lee Kinyanjui it will be of great benefits not only Nakuru county residents but also the neighboring counties.
The facility will have a shopping complex for infant and women items, antenatal clinics, maternity wards, theaters, delivery rooms and baby clinics.
The modern facility will also have modern and sophisticated equipment to be able to handle complex cases.
PHOTO/Hivisasa:Nakuru’s Level 5 Hospital.