AAR was started by its founders Bengt Beckmann and his wife Maryjka as Africa Air Rescue Company. From a small business with specialty in evacuation of medical and accident casualties, both by road and air, AAR is now the leading private healthcare firm in East Africa boasting of over 100, 000 in membership.
Since then, our company's name has changed more than once, but we have always retained our values of quality, innovation and excellence. Values that will still remain our pillars in years to come and help achieve our aim of becoming a one-stop healthcare service provider in the continent in the future.
We are now marking 30 years of a long, robust history in Kenya since our inception in 1984. With this comes the satisfaction of a dream-lived-on as envisioned by the founders.
AAR Healthcare, tomorrow and beyond Open or Close
We are fully committed to fulfilling our mandate and are constantly seeking opportunities that will enable us to improve our services to you. Our regional footprint ensures that we are available for you wherever you are in East Africa.
We are also cognizant of the need to be always ahead in our service delivery and are committed to the continuous improvement of our services and infrastructure.
All these, and our passion and commitment to making a difference to life in Africa, places us at an advantageous position to be at the helm of powering not just Kenya but Africa.
Mission, Vision & Values Open or Close
AAR Health Care Kenya Limited, a subsidiary of AAR Health Care Holdings Limited, is currently one of the largest providers of out-patient healthcare services in East Africa with a network of 15 Out-Patient centers across Kenya and serving over 250,000 clients annually.
As a pioneer in the provision of private healthcare in the region, our success has largely been driven by our people and their commitment to offering high quality and affordable healthcare. We do this by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth.
Vision: To be the provider of choice for innovative and quality healthcare solutions in Africa.
Mission: We provide healthcare solutions that make a difference to life.
Our Milestones Open or Close
In 1994, AAR, then called AAR Health Services, started its first out-patient clinic with the objective of serving its growing clientele.
The same year saw AAR expand into Uganda which proved successful.
The Tanzania operation started in 1998 and has since enjoyed continued success to date.
In 2012, AAR set up a new fully fledged healthcare company, AAR Health Care Kenya Limited, providing preventative and curative healthcare to clients from all walks of life and offer rescue and evacuation services to members from anywhere in the world as well.
With a network of 15 out-patient centres and 3 more currently under construction and set to open in 2015, the sky is the limit.
Our Promise to You Open or Close
Our years of experience working in rescue, evacuation, on-site and out-patient centres have us moulded for the fast life. We understand that with human life, every second counts. We ensure that in all our operations, you get the peace of mind that you are looking for.
Our high level of skill among our staff ensures that our clients get the most efficient and expedient service whether in our clinics or when using any of our healthcare services.
We believe in serving our patients with the human touch, connecting with them and ensuring they feel completely safe with us. We take our time to understand each case that we see ensure that we consistently assist our patients at a personal level to ensure personal growth and development.