The ELWA Hospital is a health facility that SIM founded in 1965. It is located in the center of Paynesville City, Monrovia, Liberia, and caters to thousands of people. It is also an evangelical, interdenominational, and nonprofit-making Christian primary-care ministry in the Republic of Liberia. It presently comprises fifteen departments, namely: Clinic, Pharmacy, Obstetric department, Nurses department, HIV/AIDS, Community Health Education, Operation Room, Emergency Room, X-Ray Room, Business Office, Doctor’s Office, Chaplain Office, Maintenance department, Laboratory, and Administration.
The vision of ELWA Hospital is to glorify God by ministering to the whole person – the spirit, the soul and the body through the gospel and medical services.
1. To provide effective health care institutions: hospital, clinic, pharmacy, and a community health program, that will attract the huge population of our target community.
2. To offer maximum health care to any patient that enters the gates of the above institutions.
3. To create conducive environments in our entire healthcare centers to satisfactorily meet the physical, psychological, and psychosocial needs of our target communities.
4. To minister the gospel of Jesus Christ through all the above institutions to our target population, thereby fulfilling the Great Commission of Jesus Christ (Matt. 28:18- 20).