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Strengthening Health Corporation with the East Africa Community

Strengthening Health Corporation with the East Africa Community

Nairobi, October 31, 2019 – Health Principal Secretaries (PS’s) from the East Africa Community (EAC) partner states today convened in Nairobi to explore ways of strengthening corporation in the regions health sector. The discussions centered on the Centers of Excellence

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Kenya encourages private sector investment in the health sector

Kenya encourages private sector investment in the health sector

Nairobi, October 31, 2019 –  The Cabinet Secretary for Health  Sicily Kariuki is encouraging investment in the Kenyan health sector for the good of the people  and the EAC region at large. The CS said there is need for a

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KCPE examinations

KCPE examinations

The Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki speaks to pupils of Ruiru Primary School where she monitored the ongoing KCPE examinations in Kiambu County. The CS visited three schools and wished all the candidates good luck and advised them to

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HPV vaccine is safe CS Health assures public. Kiambu (Nairobi) October 29, 2019

HPV vaccine is safe CS Health assures public. Kiambu (Nairobi) October 29, 2019

The Cabinet Secretary for  Health Sicily Kariuki today toured Githunguri Health Centre, where she witnessed the vaccination of 10 year old girls with the HPV, to protect  them against cervical cancer, in Kiambu County. The CS who was accompanied by

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Kenyatta University Teaching and Research Referral Hospital

Kenyatta University Teaching and Research Referral Hospital

Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki touring Kenyatta University Teaching and Research Referral Hospital and confirmed the facility will start operation next week.  

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NHIF expert penal taskforce propose establishment of a social insurance scheme

NHIF expert penal taskforce propose establishment of a social insurance scheme

Nairobi, Thursday, October 24, 2019    –  The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) should be restructured into a social insurance fund, the Panel of experts appointed by the Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki has recommended. The Penal which was

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Health CS unveils Sh200m CT Scan Centre at Coast General Hospital

Health CS unveils Sh200m CT Scan Centre at Coast General Hospital

The National Government commissioned a CT Scan Centre at the Coast General Teaching and Referral Hospital to improve health services at the coastal region.   The CT Scan Centre which was unveiled by the Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki

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Kenya launches HPV vaccine with GAVI support

Kenya launches HPV vaccine with GAVI support

Mombasa, October 18, 2019 – President Uhuru Kenyatta today launched the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine ranking Kenya the 16th country in Africa to introduce the vaccine into its routine immunization schedule. The Vaccine will be offered countrywide alongside other

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CS Health announces Govt plans to roll out HPV vaccine

CS Health announces Govt plans to roll out HPV vaccine

Nairobi (KENYA) October 16, 2019– The Government has announced plans to roll out the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), vaccine on Friday 18, 2019, in Mombasa County, targeting 800,000 girls who are currently 10 years old. Making the announcement today at

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CS Health meets END Fund Director to fight neglected tropical diseases, Nairobi (KENYA) Tuesday, October 15, 2019

CS Health meets END Fund Director to fight neglected tropical diseases, Nairobi (KENYA) Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Cabinet Secretary for Health Sicily Kariuki today met with END Fund Director of Programs Ana Gabriela Power and Sam Mayer, Vice President of Public Affairs. They discussed collaboration in the implementation of Kenya Breaking Transmission Strategy for Neglected Tropical

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