St. Theresa Mission Hospital – Kiirua(STMH-K) is a Faith Based Health Organization in the Catholic Diocese of Meru. It is one of the Apostolic Services of the Little Sisters of St. Therese of the Child Jesus. The hospital is located in Buuri Sub-County of Meru County and it has been in existence since 1967. Over the years, the hospital has consistently grown transforming from a mere dispensing room in the church sacristy to a Level IV Hospital, where it currently stands.

STMH-K became a full-fledged hospital in the year 2002 with a capacity of 80 registered beds. In the same year, the hospital got its first Surgeon and started Theater Services. The hospital now has a bed capacity of 235  and offers a wide range of Inpatient and Outpatient services. It also offers other specialized services including Renal and ICU and HDU services.

Mission – To offer accessible and affordable quality health care to all, through motivated care-givers in accordance with the social teachings of the Catholic Church.

Vision – To be a World Class Hospital offering quality, holistic health care; teaching and referral services responsive to the needs of time.

Motto – To Love and To Serve.

Core Values

  • Love.
  • Honesty and Integrity.
  • Team Work and Team Spirit.
  • Quality Services.
  • Professionalism and Ethics.
  • Respect.