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Make sign up for NHIF card mandatory to all citizens

Make sign up for NHIF card mandatory to all citizens

Source: The Standard By Mwari Maina Sat, April 22nd 2017 t is imperative to make universal health care mandatory in order to provide health care and financial protection to all… Read more »

New radiation machine to lower cancer costs

New radiation machine to lower cancer costs

Source: The Daily Nation By STANLEY KIMUGE 17th April 2017 Cancer patients in the country have a reason to smile after Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital announced that it will… Read more »

Making circumcision safer for young men with bleeding disorders

Making circumcision safer for young men with bleeding disorders

The Conversation April 17, 2017 by Kibet Peter Shikuku, Circumcision is the oldest and most frequent surgical procedure in the world. In some cultures, it marks a clear break from… Read more »

New partnership to share health advice on phones

New partnership to share health advice on phones

Source: Daily Nation By: Eunice Kilonzo 17th April 2017 Kenyans will soon be able to get information on diabetes, heart diseases, cancer and epilepsy on their mobiles phones through a… Read more »

What national insurer can do for you now

What national insurer can do for you now

Source: Daily Nation 17th April 2017 The National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) has historically attracted scepticism from both health care providers and contributors. This, the insurer says, is due to… Read more »

NHIF pays out Sh1bn for C-section child deliveries

NHIF pays out Sh1bn for C-section child deliveries

Source: The Daily Nation By NEVILLE OTUKI 17th April 2017 NHIF payouts for Caesarean section operations have for the first time crossed the Sh1 billion mark in a year, highlighting… Read more »

We’ll pay doctors for days not worked once we get cash – Munya

We’ll pay doctors for days not worked once we get cash – Munya

Source: Capital FM April 12, 2017 By LABAN WANAMBISI, NAIROBI, Kenya Apr 12 – County Governments now say they are willing to pay doctors for the days they were on… Read more »

Former Finance minister David Mwiraria dies at Karen Hospital

Former Finance minister David Mwiraria dies at Karen Hospital

Source: Daily Nation Thursday April 13 2017 In the heady days after Daniel arap Moi left State House after 24 long years, a bespectacled, short, quiet man took over the… Read more »

Study ranks Kenya ninth in health governance capacity

Study ranks Kenya ninth in health governance capacity

Source: Daily Nation By Elizabeth Merab In Summary Kenya was praised for using mobile phones to track maternity deaths and outperformed its neighbours by having better institutions and resources. Researchers… Read more »

Scientists say miraa source of crucial human medicines

Scientists say miraa source of crucial human medicines

Source: The Standard By Gatonye Gathura Mon, April 3rd 2017 Local scientists have reported huge potential for the development of new human medicines from miraa (khat) and pyrethrum. At the… Read more »

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