Our Lady of Lourdes Mwea School of Nursing
Our Lady of Lourdes Mwea Hospital College (OLLMHC), is a Catholic institution ran by the Sisters of Mary Immaculate of Nyeri who are the sole proprietors of the facility in collaboration with the Catholic Diocese of Murang’a. Its is a registered Faith-based Organization with the mandate of delivering affordable and accessible health services to all, especially the poor and vulnerable one of the largest County Referral (Tier 3) hospitals in Kirinyaga County , serving a large and diverse population of approximately 500,000. It started in 1962 as a dispensary and promoted to health centre in 1968 grown to a modern referral hospital after upgrading in 1979.
In addition to health care services provided, the hospital offers facilities for teaching/training of health professionals (Diploma in Nursing, Internship Centre for both Medicine Students (Bachelors) clinical medicine students (Diploma), attachment center for pharmacist technologists, laboratory technologists and social workers) and research. OLLMH plays various roles in the region by providing a large range of services at the hospital and through partnerships with the greater community, public health and other organizations.
Our lady of Lourdes Mwea Hospital College is located along Nairobi -Embu road. It’s about 1.5km from Ngurubani town.