Rwandans to independently handle open-heart surgeries

Rwandan medics are set to independently start carrying out open-heart surgeries this year, a milestone for the country’s health sector. For about ten years now, open heart surgeries have been done by experts from outside the country who could come once a year to deal with a waiting list of patients that needed the service. […]

2020-02-26

Abarwayi ba mbere mu Rwanda batangiye kubagwa umutima n’ibitaro byitiriwe Umwami Faisal

Ibitaro byitiriwe Umwami Faisal byatangije gahunda idasanzwe yo kubaga abarwaye umutima ku nshuro ya mbere mu Rwanda bikozwe n’Abanyarwanda mu gihe byari bisanzwe bikorwa n’inzobere z’abaganga b’abanyamahanga. Ni igikorwa kizasiga habazwe abarwayi babikeneye kurusha abandi bari hagati y’umunani na 11, hagati yo ku wa 10-17 Gashyantare 2020, kiyobowe n’umuganga w’inzobere w’Umunyarwanda, Dr Musoni Maurice. Ibi […]

2020-02-26

Ibitaro byitiriwe Umwami Faisal mu mavugurura azasiga bibasha kubaga imitima no gusimbuza impyiko

Ibitaro byitiriwe umwami Faisal byatangiye amavugurura agamije kubishyira ku rwego mpuzamahanga arimo gutangiza serivisi nshya z’ubuvuzi zajyaga zitangirwa mu mahanga nko kubaga imitima, gusimbuza impyiko, kuvura ubwoko bumwe na bumwe bwa kanseri n’ibindi. Ibitaro byitiriwe Umwami Faisal byatangiye amavugurura agamije kubishyira ku rwego mpuzamahanga arimo gutangiza serivisi nshya z’ubuvuzi zajyaga zitangirwa mu mahanga nko kubaga […]

2020-02-25

PHOTOS: King Faisal Hospital to get $20m facelift

• A new wing with 45 outpatient consultation rooms set to be constructed• More medical specialists to be hired • Hospital to set up a research and training centre • A new corporate/VIP section in the pipeline • US$3 million worth of equipment to be purchased  King Faisal Hospital is undergoing a major infrastructure upgrade […]

2020-02-25

24 weeks (5 months) preterm Twins survive for the very first time at King Faisal Hospital.

Kigali, Rwanda- 18th November 2019, a Team of King Faisal hospital pediatricians saved for the first time in its history a set of 24 weeks premature twins born with around 600gms. The babies were born preterm due to their mother’s severe preeclampsia (a condition where the pregnancy induces high blood pressure which goes higher to […]

2019-12-01

History as Rwandan twins born at 5 months survive

Rwandan twins born at 24 weeks (approximately 5 months) in July this year at King Faisal Hospital Kigali have managed to defy the odds to become the first babies in the country to survive having been born so premature.  The twins were born with very low weight: the boy had about 660 grammes while the […]

2019-11-21

Bwa mbere mu Rwanda abana bavutse bamaze amezi atanu basamwe, bitabwaho babaho

Ibyishimo ni byose kuri Umutoni Peace na Ntaganira Felix, ababyeyi bo mu Murenge wa Kinyinya mu Karere ka Gasobo, baheruka kubyara impanga zitujuje amezi icyenda ubusanzwe umubyeyi amara atwite ariko zikitabwaho n’abaganga bo mu Rwanda ubu zikaba zimeze neza nta kibazo. Ntabwo ari bishya ko abana bavuka batujuje amezi icyenda bakitabwaho bakabaho ariko ni ku […]

2019-11-21

Rwanda’s First Cardiothoracic Surgeon Graduates

Rwandans are relieved finally they got a cardiothoracic surgeon. Dr. Maurice Musoni has successfully completed his degree at the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa (CMSA) becoming the first Rwandan Cardiac Surgeon. Reacting to their colleagues achievement, another Rwandan physician congragulated Dr. Musoni upon successful completition of this gruesome training. “We are immensely proud of […]

2019-09-30

We’ll build the necessary capacities at King Faisal hospital – new boss

In April, King Faisal Hospital’s management changed when the Government terminated a contract with Oshen Healthcare, which had been running the institution for the last two years. The hospital is now under new management, appointed in April. Dr Edgar Kalimba is now the Acting Chief Executive Officer. Dr Kalimba, a paediatrician, brings onboard a wide range of expertise. […]

2019-09-30

How King Faisal’s customer care service is enhancing quality healthcare

King Faisal Hospital takes the slogan ‘the client is king’ very seriously.

2018-03-18