Giving birth is one of the most precious stage of life as a human being. However, the happiness of pushing and delivering a bouncing baby in a maternity hospital is not affordable to many families in Kenya, Particularly Nairobi Area. Be it a normal or C-section delivery that acts as a way to let usher your baby to the world awaits you, it is really important to have prior knowledge of the charges other costs and inclusions of your hospital’s maternity package. Right from prenatal care to delivry and post-delivery hospital charges are listed here below. Take your precious time to read and make a good decision for the maternity charges for major hospitals in Nairobi.
1. Kenyatta National Hospital -Private Wing Maternity Charges
The Kenyatta National Hospital is the oldest national referral hospital in Kenya. It is a public, tertiary, referral hospital for the Ministry of Health in Kenya. It charges between Kshs 35,000 to 53,000 and cesarean section delivery costs Kshs 100,000-152,000. However, those who have NHIF cards receive free maternity care in the General ward. But for the private wing, you have to dip into your pocket since the NHIF card does not cater for any costs incurred.
Its located along the Hospital Road, Upper Hill, Nairobi.
Contacts : +254 729 406939
You can find more information and charges on their website using this link>http://knh.or.ke/index.php/customer-service-charter/
2. Karen Hospital Maternity Charges
Karen hospital is one of the best hospitals in Kenya with world-class technology, doctors, and medical care. It charges Ksh 100,000 for a normal delivery and 180,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
It’s located along Langata Road in Karen.
Contacts : +254 702 222222
3. Nairobi Hospital Maternity Charges
Opened in 1954, The Nairobi Hospital has excelled in medical expertise and services provided and has deservedly earned recognition throughout East Africa and beyond as an advanced diagnostic, treatment and referral center. It’s regarded as one of the best hospitals in Kenya. They charge Ksh 95,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 210,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
It’s located along Argwings Kodhek Road.
Contacts: +254 20 2845000
4. Mater Hospital Maternity Charges
The Mater Hospital is a Catholic health care institution under The Sisters of Mercy with clinics in some parts of Nairobi i.e Embakasi, Westlands, Buruburu, Thika, and Kasarani. They charge Ksh 60,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 165,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
It’s the main hospital is located along Dunga Road in South B.
Contacts : +254 20 6903000
5. Nairobi Women’s Hospital Maternity Charges
The hospital was founded in 2001 by Dr. Sam Thenya and is the first of its kind in the East and Central Africa region. The hospital is well equipped and staffed to handle all maternity services. They charge 64,000 for a normal delivery and 145,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
It’s located at Hurligham Medicare Plaza along Argwings Kodhek Road.
Contacts : +254 20 2726821
6. Aga Khan Hospital Maternity Charges
The Aga Khan University Hospital is another hospital offering quality maternity services in the region. They charge Ksh 120,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 220,000 for cesarean section delivery.
It’s located along 3rd Parklands Avenue, Limuru Road.
Contacts : +254 20 3662000
7. M.P Shah Hospital Maternity Charges
M P Shah Hospital is a 210-bed hospital located in Westlands/Parklands area Nairobi, Kenya. It is consistently ranked among the best Hospitals in Kenya. They charge Ksh 99,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 220,000 for cesarean section delivery.
Contacts : +254 722 204427
8. Guru Nanak Hospital Maternity Charges
Guru Nanak Hospital, a unit of Guru Nanak Quin Centenary Hospital Trust, is a fully functional, multi-specialty Hospital located in Pangani. They charge Ksh 45,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 155,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
Contacts : +254 722 203884
9. Coptic Hospital Maternity Charges
It’s located opposite the China Center along Ngong Road. They charge Ksh 40,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 100,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
Contacts : +254 716 896965
10. Metropolitan Hospital Maternity Charges
They are located off Rabai Road in Buruburu. They charge 50,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 100,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
Contacts : +254 722 207665
11. St Mary’s Mission Hospital Langata Maternity Charges
St. Mary’s is a Kenyan Christian community focusing on health care ministry in service to the low-income earners. Their hospital in Langata charges Ksh 12,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 20,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
Contacts : +254 722 762392
12. Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital Maternity Charges
Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital (RUNH) is proving every single day that it is possible to deliver healthcare to all with quality and commitment. They charge Ksh 13,000 for a normal delivery and Ksh 35,000 for a cesarean section delivery.
Contacts : +254 20 253526 / +254 721 451397