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4 million children targeted in ongoing school deworming exercise

4 million children targeted in ongoing school deworming exercise

          At least 4 million children across 14 counties are set to benefit from the National School-Based Deworming Program jointly implemented by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Health with technical assistance from Evidence

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The ABC of the Chanjo system

As Kenya ramps up its covid-19 vaccination efforts, immunization registration and monitoring has remained key in the country’s vaccine National deployment plan. Portal.health.go.ke, an innovative system developed by local techies, is helping the country manage its vaccination programme proving a

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UHC program firmly on course, assures PS Susan Mochache

UHC program firmly on course, assures PS Susan Mochache

          Health principal Secretary Susan Mochache remains confident that the government’s health agenda of providing equitable and affordable healthcare for all Kenyans is on course. Speaking in Kisii County on Tuesday during the launch of health

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Kenya ramps up Covid-19 vaccination campaign as more doses arrive

Kenya ramps up Covid-19 vaccination campaign as more doses arrive

The second shipment of 880,320 doses of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine arrived in the country on Monday as Kenya made gradual progress in its vaccination campaign. Speaking at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport while receiving the consignment, Health chief administrative secretary

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Kenya receives first batch of Johnson and Johnson Covid-19 vaccine

Kenya receives first batch of Johnson and Johnson Covid-19 vaccine

Kenya on Friday received the first consignment of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, comprising of 141,600 doses, as it ramps up the ongoing Covid-19 vaccination programme. The Johnson & Johnson vaccine is the third vaccine in Kenya’s programme with AstraZeneca

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Global Fund Audit report

Global Fund Audit report

Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache today received a report on audit of the Global Fund Grants to Kenya. The report indicate marked improvement in procurement & supply chain management systems, interventions for HIV TB &Malaria and absorption of GF funds

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Boost to ongoing covid-19 vaccination efforts as Kenya receives 459,300 AstraZeneca vaccine doses

Boost to ongoing covid-19 vaccination efforts as Kenya receives 459,300 AstraZeneca vaccine doses

The ongoing countrywide Covid-19 vaccination received a boost on Thursday after an additional 459,300 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine arrived in the country from Canada. The latest consignment, which was brought into the country through the Covax facility, brings to 4,069,900

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ENHANCING HEALTH CARE SERVICES

ENHANCING HEALTH CARE SERVICES

Kenya’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic received a shot in the arm following commissioning of the Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) Oxygen Generating Plant barely a week ago, at the Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital (MTRH) in Eldoret. Health Cabinet Secretary

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Kenya ready to deploy multiple vaccines, MoH assures

Kenya ready to deploy multiple vaccines, MoH assures

Kenya is ready to roll out multiple COVID-19 vaccination amid increasing demand from those seeking to get vaccinated against the disease. Speaking on Wednesday during a virtual media roundtable, National Taskforce on Vaccine Deployment Chairperson Dr. Willis Akhwale said the

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World Health Organization donates assorted medical equipment and Personal Protective Equipment to support COVID-19 mitigation efforts

World Health Organization donates assorted medical equipment and Personal Protective Equipment to support COVID-19 mitigation efforts

Nairobi August 25,2021 Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache has today received a donation of assorted medical equipment and PPEs worth KSh 32.1 M from the World Health Organization to aid in ongoing COVID-19 management and mitigation efforts. Speaking during the

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