Nasir Hospital Guatemala
About Nasir Hospital
Nasir Hospital strengthens and expands Humanity First USA’s vision to establish sustainable healthcare facilities for communities in need. Nasir Hospital provides access to affordable, high-quality healthcare to people in Guatemala and across Central and North America.
The hospital offers over 20 medical services and specialities including labor & delivery, emergency care, diagnostics, and general surgery. A surgical zone, 25 in-patient beds, a maternal ward, and all specialities are staffed by over 90 local physicians, nurses, and other staff. Since its 2018 inauguration, Nasir Hospital has served over 40,000 patients and performed over 800 surgeries from cataract removal to kidney transplants.
Nasir hospital has been named in memory of His Holiness, Hadhrat Mirza Nasir Ahmad, the third Worldwide Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, in recognition of his lifelong commitment to serving humanity through schools, hospitals, and clinics. The name “Nasir” means “Helper.” Humanity First aims to make Nasir Hospital the first of many Humanity First facilities in Latin America where access to healthcare is greatly needed.
Sustainable Healthcare Initiative (Next 5 Year Plan)
In November 2022, HFUSA and HF Healthcare Services unveiled a five-year Nasir Hospital Sustainable Healthcare Initiative covering five major areas of growth and impact:
- State of the Art Diagnostic Center
- Mobile Health Clinics
- Increased Patient Capacity
- Global Healthcare Access
- Data & Research Center
Learn how you can support sustainable healthcare at Nasir Hospital.
Four Year Anniversary
Nasir Hospital marked its four year anniversary in late 2022. Patients and supporters gathered to celebrate four years of exemplary patient care and to look ahead to the next five years of sustainable healthcare.
Two Years Anniversary
On October 23rd, Nasir Hospital celebrated its second anniversary of providing state of the art care to the people of Guatemala. The celebration could not be at a larger scale due to the current COVID-19 conditions, but staff and employees celebrated with an outdoor BBQ. Nasir Hospital has performed more than 400 surgeries and seen more than 17,000 patients in the past two years. The two years saw many patients, who did not have any care or hope, arrive at Nasir Hospital and receive care that was unprecedented for the area.
Nasir Hospital 2018 Inauguration
On the 23rd of October 2018, the World Wide Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, His Holiness Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad (aba), inaugurated Nasir Hospital in Sacatepequez, Guatemala. His holiness delivered the key note address to an audience of 800 dignitaries and guests from over 20 countries who had arrived for this momentous occasion marking the first hospital build in Latin America by Humanity First USA. His Holiness met with a range of dignitaries, including Congresswoman, Norma Torres from the United States, Miguel Figueroa, Vice Minister of Health, Guatemala and Iliana Dominguez, Member of Congress, Guatemala. A range of dignitaries also addressed the audience. They included US Congresswoman Norma Torres and Vice Minister of Health Guatemala, Miguel Figueroa. His Holiness also answered questions during a press conference with the assembled media. The highlight of the event was the keynote address delivered by His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad (aba).