Welcome to PCEA Chogoria Hospital

PCEA Chogoria Hospital was founded in 1922 by Scottish Missionaries. The ownership of the hospital was transferredPCEA Chogoria Hospital was founded in 1922 by Scottish Missionaries. The ownership of the hospital was transferredfrom the Church of Scotland to the Presbyterian Church of East Africa in 1956. From 1969- 1975 the hospital had majorredevelopment leading to a new hospital adjacent to the old hospital. The old hospital buildings were taken over by theClive Irvine College of Nursing which was started in 1951 and named in honor of the hospital founder Dr. Clive Irvine.

PCEA Chogoria Hospital is a not-for-profit faith based organization that provides quality health care services andtraining. It is registered under the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist Board Act Cap 253 rule 4 (3) and adheres tothe statutory regulations of the health sector regulatory bodies in discharging its mandate.

The hospital has a capacity of 295 beds and offers curative, preventive and promotive health care services. It is the mainreferral hospital for Eastern region with a catchment covering Embu, Tharaka Nithi, Meru, Isiolo and Marsabit counties.

The hospital offers a wide range of comprehensive diagnostic, curative and rehabilitative services that include;

  1. Surgery - General surgery and Orthopedic surgery
  2. Clinical Medicine
  3. Pediatrics
  4. Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  5. General outpatient services
  6. Emergency Casualty
  7. Renal Dialysis


To be a regional referral Christian hospital providing quality specialized health care and training.


To provide quality, affordable, comprehensive health care and training of health professionals to the glory of God.


  • Stewardship – We strive to be accountable for resources bestowed on us in our healing ministry.
  • Team Work – We acknowledge the diverse skills, talents and ideas that we all bring together and seek to coordinate these, and our efforts, to the service of our patients.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility – We are part of the community that we live in and we seek to be involved in the continuous improvement of our community.
  • Quality Service – We define quality to mean providing to our patients safe, effective and efficient outcomes by applying the highest level of professionalism in our service.
  • Holistic Service – Rooted in the healing ministry of Christ, we seek to provide not just physical healing of the body but also the healing of the souls and minds of our patients.
  • God Fearing – We seek to serve our patients in ways that show our respect and love of God.


  • Provision  of holistic  health care (preventive and curative)
  • Training and development of Health Human Resources and
  • Medical Research and planning

 PCEA Chogoria Hospital Being a Christian institution offers serene conducive environment for treatment and healing. Our Clinicians are experienced, caring, ethical and professional in discharging their responsibilities. At PCEA Chogoria Hospital we ensure customer confidentiality and privacy. At our Hospital we partner with the community since they are our customer that is why we care about their health and provide free medical camp services from time to time.

Our Hospital is NHIF Outpatient and Inpatient accredited offering services to clients under the National scheme and Civil servants scheme.

We work everyday to ensure that your experience at PCEA Chogoria Hospital is the best.



P.O. Box 35 – 60401

254 20 5146700
254 734 192 208
254 713 656 186