Dr. Jonah Mwangi.
Dr. Jonah is a holder of a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from the University of Nairobi(UoN). He also bears a Master of Medicine in Ear Nose and Throat (ENT).
He has a great experience having worked at Kenyatta National Hospital for 5 years between 2000 and 2004 and thereafter serving as a Medical Superintendent in Thika Level 5 Hospital, with unrivaled dedication and passion for the past 5 (five) years. He then followed up with a deliberate and conscious decision to go into management and has remained in Civil Service even when most of his colleagues left for ‘greener’ pastures.
Dr. Mwangi has been credited with the re-categorizing of the Thika District Hospital from a Level 4 to Level 5 Hospital, an upgrade that took place under his stewardship. The hospital now has a master plan and investment plan in place, for future development and is working in partnership with Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture’ and Technology (JKUAT) and Mount Kenya University.
As a result of his efforts, Kiambu residents are now enjoyign greatly improved service delivery and health workforce; the hospital has also improved IT, Supply Chain management.