Equity Afia has opened its 13e clinic in Nairobi at Embakasi Medical Center, Tassia Estate. As part of the launch, the medical center will host a free medical camp from March 16-31, 2020 and offer select services including diabetes and hypertension screening, BMI measurement, consultations and counseling in nutrition and weight management advice.
Equity Afia was established by Equity Group Foundation (EGF) to meet the growing need for affordable and quality healthcare for all Kenyans. It also provides a platform for Equity Leaders (ELP) alumni, who are qualified healthcare professionals to join the franchise and use their healthcare expertise to transform the lives and livelihoods of Kenyans into their own. providing affordable, quality and accessible health care.
The Equity Afia clinic franchise is currently operational in Nairobi, Nyeri, Kiambu and Nakuru counties and is expected to expand to other areas on the outskirts of Nairobi and other counties. So far, clinics are available in Ongata Rongai, Thika, Buruburu, Kayole, Kawangware, Ruiru, Nyeri, Nakuru, Kahawa, Utawala, Kikuyu, Nairobi CBD and now in Embakasi.
David Nyamu, Marketing Director at Equity, said: “At Equity, we are committed to investing in improving the health sector in Kenya. Our Equity Leaders program has a database of more than 350 alumni trained in various fields of the medical field. We hope to harness this resource to increase access to quality health services.