Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Bungoma County administration has been urged to bring in more pharmacists

Calls for more pharmacists to be employed in Bungoma County

The Bungoma County government has been called upon to employ more pharmacists in the County to help in prescriptions and advice to residents. While...
The Nandi County Assembly has passed a motion on NHIF sensitization

Nandi assembly passes motion on NHIF sensitization

The Nandi County Assembly has passed a motion on the sensitization of the public concerning the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) to educate the...
West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo (left) alongside Dr. David Karori (centre)

West Pokot government sets up free cleft lip, palate surgeries

The County government of West Pokot in partnership with Deutsche Cleft Kinderhilfe and the Kenya Society of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgeons have organised...
From left;EACC CEO Halakhe Wako, EACC Chairperson Eliud Wabukala and Health CS Sicily Kariuki at a past function

EACC presents medical supplies pricing report

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has presented a report to the Ministry of Health on examination into systems, policies, procedures and practices in the...
NHIF cover is vital but Counties in the former Western Province have a poor enrolment record

Why do former Western province Counties have a poor NHIF enrolment?

The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) is established under the National Hospital Insurance Fund act. The objects and functions of the Fund through its...
Cancer treatment should be prioritized with cases steadily increasing

Cancer treatment, awareness programs should be prioritized

Quality and affordable healthcare is one of the most sought after needs in any nation, and one of the most targeted accomplishment by any government...
Bungoma County Health CEC Antony Walela (left) with his Makueni counterpart Andrew Mulwa (right)

Counties have registered breakthroughs in the health sector, says CEC

With the health sector being one of the ministries that was devolved, some Counties have had their fair share of challenges with some stakeholders...
West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo welcomed the two Cuban doctors

Two Cuban doctors deployed to West Pokot

West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo welcomed two Cuban doctors who will be stationed at Kapenguria County Referral Hospital. The Governor said arrangments are being...
Nandi Governor Stephen Sang officially received the two Cuban doctors

Nandi Governor welcomes two Cuban doctors

Nandi County Governor Stephen Sang on Thursday officially received the two Cuban doctors designated to the County, Dr. Dayana Fernandes, a radiologist, and Dr. Clara Issak,...
West Pokot Governor John Lonyangapuo (centre) with doctors at Kapenguria Hospital

First brain surgery conducted at Kapenguria Referral Hospital lauded

Doctors at Kapenguria Referral Hospital have successfully conducted the first brain surgery at the Hospital. It was conducted on a 21-year-old patient who was...