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Marangu Lutheran Hospital History
Marangu Lutheran Hospital (MLH) is a religious health care facility of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Tanzania Northern Diocese (ELCT-ND). Marangu Hospital is located at Marangu, subdivision of Moshi rural district of Kilimanjaro region. Marangu hospital is located on the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro at an altitude of 1525M above sea level. At northern and east part of Tanzania bordering with Kenya. It has an official bed capacity of 80 beds. This hospital supervises 5 dispensaries(like Lole, Mwangaria..) in various directions at distances varying from 15-45km from Marangu Hospital.
Marangu is estimated to have more than 300,000 people,most of them are farmers growing coffee and bananas on the small exhausted farms.Marangu hospital is a licensed and granted by government of Tanzania through the Ministry of Health under registration of Voluntary Agency Hospital (VAH). Marangu has 100 years of delivering health services. Its catchment areas are Marangu, Kilema, Mwika, Himo, Rombo and neighboring areas of Kenya.