Afghan Biographies

Boost Hospital Helmand

Name Boost Hospital Helmand
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Since Nov 2009 established. Boost provincial hospital now serves approximately one million people. It is the only referral hospital in Helmand province and one of the only two referral hospitals run by the Ministry of Public Health in Southern Afghanistan.

Maternity - Paediatrics - Surgery - Emergencies - Internal medicine - Intensive Care Unit - Isolation ward for infectious diseases (Tuberculosis) - Laboratory and Radiology


Number of beds: 400 / Number of staff: 994 (2019)

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) runs the Hospital.

Last Modified 2020-10-13
Established 2020-10-13