Mission

RHS is wholly given to the service of the rural populace by providing quality healthcare services through Preventive, Promotive, Curative and rehabilitative services.


Vision

To be a dynamic self- sustained organization committed to God as in reformed confession and provision of quality health care services to the rural dwellers.


Work Scope

The healthcare service deliveries are at Ebonyi state South East of Nigeria and Benue State North Central of Nigeria while the training of mid level manpower for health is all over the country.



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Workforce

RHS has over 100 staff members in their employ, who are committed and dedicated.

Passion

The passion and readiness to go extra mile with our patients and clients is our sole motivator in giving the best to the rural man.

Dedication

RHS is wholly given to the service of the rural populace by providing quality healthcare services



Our work has touched the lives of many

Rural Health Service of Sudan United Mission/Nigeria Reformed Church is one of the earliest establishments of a Dutch missionary

About Rural Health Services (SUM/NRC)

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Our History

RHS founded in 1973 was pioneered by Netherland Reformed Congregation under the auspices of Sudan United Mission and tendered by the Nigeria Reformed Church. The health delivery outfit which started as a thatched roof dispensary grew to its present state with a seed sown by Dutch government through an organisation (ICCO) in 1979.The chronological order of the medical directors of the clinic (now a health edifice) are below:

  • Dr. P. Scheer 1977-1983
  • Dr. M.A Paul 1983-1985
  • Dr. P. Scheer 1985-1987
  • Dr. T. Dorrestijn 1988-1990
  • Dr. Ijeselstein 1992-1993
  • Dr. AC Hagendijk 1993-1995
  • Dr. A Smits
  • Dr. Osakwe

Dr. JC Diara who since 2005 till date has moved the small health outfit into a big institution with various service areas.

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