Aga Khan Health Service, Tanzania (AKHS,T) an agency of Aga Khan Development Network is one of the longest serving not-for-profit private health care institutions in Tanzania. It established its first health Dispensary in Dar es Salaam in 1929. Today, the AKHS,T offers quality health care through its world-class facilities, cutting edge technology and human resources. The expansion of the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam has transformed the hospital from a 74-bed into a 170-bed tertiary care teaching hospital that offers the facilities to successfully provide advance clinical programmes in cardiology, oncology, neuro sciences, critical care (including neo-natal critical care) and maternal and child health all supported by relevant diagnostics, integrated operating rooms and a sophisticated accident and emergency department.
The Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam is the only hospital in Tanzania to receive the prestigious gold standard quality accreditation from Joint Commission International (JCI) USA.