Volunteering Job Opportunities Mchukwi Hospital Pwani February 2020, Nafasi Za Kazi Pwani February 2020, Nafasi Za Kujitolea MCHUKWI Hospital Pwani
The idea to establish MMH was made by the Swedish Pentecostal Movement (SPM) in response to catastrophic situation following the heavy floods of Rufiji River in 1969.
In 1970, a clinic was built at Mchukwi village 8km from Kibiti – Kilwa road.
In 1973 having 40 beds received official hospital status. 1984 to 1990 Several extensions been done. Now it has 100 beds even though approved beds for Government grants are 55 beds with 21 granted staff out of 80 workers.
The hospital has gone through difficulties but survives more than 40years now. Thanks to the tireless commitment of its stakeholders who worked days and nights to make the hospital survive.
Mchukwi Hospital being Church health facility, it is basically targeted at the health problems of the people with special focus in taking care of the physical mental and spiritual health problems. Though the hospital target group is the general population but there is a special emphasis on:-
Care for the pregnant mothers and children aiming at reducing the maternal and child mortality where by most of these deaths are consequences of the poor health and nutrition status of mothers coupled with inadequate care before during and after delivery .
In this regard we have special clinic at the unit and mobile ones where by antenatal care for pregnant mothers and growth monitoring and vaccination services are give almost for free.
Prevention with positives:
This is a special intervention to the people living with HIV/AIDS
Mchukwi hospital has been selected to be one of the intervention hospital for this new program of preventing new transmission to the people living with HIVI/AIDS as a pilot area for the year 2010.The program is sponsored by ICAP Through Ministry of Health and Social welfare.
We provide mental health services at the hospital as well as outreach clinics, in Kibiti, Ikwiriri, and Kikale Divisions in Rufiji District.
The Hospital Board is the highest organ of the Management of the Hospital Level. The Hospital Board has the decision making role of the Hospital duties
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