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Reforming Kenya’s healthcare system through specialized treatment Muranga July 17, 2020

Reforming Kenya’s healthcare system  through specialized treatment   Muranga July 17, 2020

The Government is setting up an Integrated Molecular Imaging Center (MIC) at Kenyatta University Teaching, Research and Referral Hospital. The Center is expected to take off today with the signing of the contract between General Electric (GE) and the Hospital,

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CS Health launches primary health strategic framework as a pillar to achieve UHC Nakuru July 16, 2020

CS Health launches primary health strategic framework as a pillar to achieve UHC  Nakuru July 16, 2020

Today, the Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Health, Mutahi Kagwe visited Nakuru County to assess the level of preparedness in handling COVID -19 where he also launched the primary health care strategic framework, and the community health policy. The CS thanked

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CAS Rashid receives videoconferencing equipment from Huawei

CAS Rashid receives videoconferencing equipment from Huawei

The Chief Administrative Secretary for Health, Dr. Rashid Aman received Videoconferencing equipment from Huawei Kenya to foster real time face to face communication and interactions without being constrained by physical distances. “This is the 3rd donation to the ministry that

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Government announce more COVID-19 cases Nairobi, July 15, 2020

Government announce more COVID-19 cases  Nairobi, July 15, 2020

Kenya has recorded 461 new cases of COVID-19 after testing 4,261 samples in the past 24 hours, the Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Health, Dr. Rashid Aman announced today. This now brings the country’s case load to 11,252 and  the

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CS Health visits Kilifi to assess Covid-19 preparedness as first medic dies from the virus Kilifi, July 10, 2020

CS Health visits Kilifi to assess Covid-19 preparedness as first medic dies from the virus   Kilifi, July 10, 2020

The Cabinet Secretary for Health (CS), Mutahi Kagwe today toured Kilifi County to assess the level of preparedness in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. Accompanied by area Governor, Amason Kingi, Health CAS, Dr. Mercy Mwangangi, Ag. Director General and Patrick

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Kenya records highest number of Covid-19 positive cases Mombasa, July 9, 2020

Kenya records highest number of Covid-19 positive cases     Mombasa, July 9, 2020

Today, the Government has recorded a high of 447 positive cases of coronavirus from a sample size of 3,803 tested in the last 24 hours. The Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Health, Mutahi Kagwe made the announcement today during the tour

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CS Kagwe tours Makueni as Covid-19 rise to 8,528 Makueni July 8, 2020

CS Kagwe tours Makueni as Covid-19 rise to 8,528 Makueni July 8, 2020

Today, the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Mutahi Kagwe toured the county of Makueni to assess the level of preparedness in the fight against COVID -19. The CS who was accompanied by the County Deputy Governor Andelina Mwau, CAS Health Dr. Mercy

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Mental Health Taskforce urges government to declare mental health a National Emergency Nairobi, Tuesday July 7, 2020

Mental Health Taskforce urges government to declare mental health a National Emergency  Nairobi, Tuesday July 7, 2020

The Taskforce on Mental Health has recommended that mental illness should be declared a National Emergency of epidemic proportions, to prioritize mental health as a priority public health and socioeconomic agenda. The Taskforce also recommended the establishment of a mental

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CS health calls for individual responsible against COVID-19 Nairobi, Tuesday July 7, 2020

CS health calls for individual responsible against COVID-19  Nairobi, Tuesday July 7, 2020

The Cabinet Secretary for Health, Mutahi Kagwe is asking Kenyans to take individual responsible to avoid  intercounty spread of coronavirus. “As the President said, we must be each other’s keeper and with the easing of restrictions, we can no longer

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COVID-19 recoveries rise to 2,414 Nairobi , Monday July 6, 2020

COVID-19 recoveries rise to 2,414  Nairobi , Monday July 6, 2020

The Government has confirmed the discharge of 127 more patients from various hospitals, bringing to 2,414 the total number of people who have recovered from covid-19.   In a statement to the media today the Cabinet Secretary (CS) for Health

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