Hospital Description

Country: 
Rwanda
Setting: 
Rural
Number of Patient Beds: 
104
Bed Occupancy Rate: 
60%
Outpatients Seen Per/Day: 
25
Departments/Specialties: 
Internal Medicine
Pediatrics
General Surgery
Maternity
Laboratory
Physiotherapy
HIV Clinic
Dental Clinic (technician)
Typical Cases: 
All kinds of Infections/Parasitosis
General Surgeries
Maternity
Traumatisms
Languages Spoken: 
Kinyarwanda
French
English

Trip Logistics

Recommended Airport: 
Kigali International Airport (KGL)
Transport from Airport Provided: 
No
Time from Airport to Hospital: 
4 hrs (depends on waiting time at Kigali and Kibuye bus station)
Type of Student Housing: 
Guest house on hospital grounds
Cost of Housing/night: 
$20/night if staying 3 months or less. Free, if staying more than 3 months (electricity is an extra cost for any length of stay)
Meal Plan: 
No food plan. No hospital cafeteria or restaurants in the area.
Cost of Meals/day: 
If cook is contracted privately it is an average of $5/day
Recommended Months to Visit: 
January-December
Last Updated: 
September 28, 2009