ISMC Services Hospital is an expansion of ISMC clinic which was set up in 1999 with the aim of providing healthcare services to the residents of Marsabit.

It is the only private hospital in the area offering both Inpatient and Outpatient Services to it’s environs targeting a population of 291,166 people.

The nearest private hospital offering the same services is located approximately 270 km away (both way Moyale and Isiolo).

It has a capacity of 20 beds, which includes 7 Wards, General Surgery, Medicine for Adults and Children, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neonatal Care and 1 Operating Room ), an Outpatient Clinic, E.N.T Clinic and Full service Dental Facility and Opticals.

Support services include; Diagnostic Laboratory, X-ray , Ultra Sound, Pharmacy and Central Medical Supply. ISMC Laboratory offers Parasitology, Immunohematology, Hematology, Biochemistry, Urinalysis and Microscopy.

The outpatient department provides treatment for general acute illness as well as special clinic in diabetes and ophthalmology. An ophthalmologist performs all eye operations including cataracts once monthly. A maternal child health clinic MCH ) within the hospital provides antenatal care, family planning and childhood immunization.

Our Vision

To be a centre of excellence offering world class medical services in the region and beyond.

Mission Statement

To improve the health of the people served by providing high quality care, a comprehensive range of services, convenient and timely access with exceptional service and compassion.

Our Values

Professionalism, quality and non discriminating medical services to all.


A private medical facility providing affordable health and medical services to all.


Meals and beverages are provided at the hospital. Most basic items too (including fresh foods, sanitary & crockery) are available in the hospital canteen.

Our medical partners, Insurance and Cooperates include;

The Local Community
National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF)
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS)
Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB)
Equity Bank
UAP Insurance
Jubilee Insurance
AON Insurance
Resolution Health
Cooperative Bank Of Kenya
GA Insurance
Kenya Power And Lighting Company (KPLC)
Vétérinaires Sans Frontières (VSF) Germany
CIC Insurance
APA Insurance
Heritage Insurance
Takaful Insurance Of Africa
Saham Insurance
Liaison Insurance
AAR Insurance