About AAHO / Afshar hospital

AAHO Builds Healthy Communities through its services at Afshar Hospital, ten community clinics, health education and public awareness.

AAHO changes lives by:

  • Improving the quality of life through our doctors, nurses, midwives and staff
  • Cultivating DignityEmpowerment and Opportunity for all Afghans
  • Providing quality health care and health education for all Afghans, regardless of their ability to pay


Our Mission: To improve the health status of the community we serve

Our Vision: Every community has access to quality, affordable health care and health education

Our Goal: To reach all communities with lifesaving and life enriching health care and health education

Our Core Values: 

  • We value respect, compassion and honesty in all interactions and activities.
    • We value cultivating empathy by actively listening and learning; appreciating the worth and diversity of each person.
    • We value empowering the people we serve and work with by providing new opportunities that nurture self-worth and lead toward self-sufficiency.
    • We value a culture of gratitude.
    • We value our staff and their diverse talents, backgrounds, passion and commitment to the community.