Southern Kiribati Hospital (SKH) is opened in 2008, a newly build district hospital in the Southern part of Kiribati with 40 beds capacity. It cater as a referral hospital for the Southern Gilbert Islands (7 other islands) with a population of around 20,000. SKH is designed to improve health care delivery to the Southern Islands and to reduce congestion at the main hospital on Tarawa. It has single fully equipped operating theatre, Maternity ward and labour suite, General ward and a Paediatric ward.
Services offered: Emergency Care, Basic surgery, medical and maternity, pharmacy, laboratory, medical imaging and ambulance service.