A Board of Governers was established in 1972 and since then, Kijabe Hospital has been a church rather than a mission hospital. It is operated by the Africa Inland Church(AIC) as part of a network of four hospitals and forty-five dispensaries located throughout Kenya. (adapted from
Kijabe hospital receives patients from all over Kenya and often the surrounding countries of East Africa. Kijabe currently trains medical students, family practice residents, and surgery residents. The inpatient wards run at 140% capacity. Construction will begin soon on 5 new theatres (Operating Rooms).
Kijabe seeks to remain true to its motto to provide, "Healthcare to God's Glory."