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Be civil mental health issues taskforce advise Kenyans

Be civil mental health issues taskforce advise Kenyans

Nairobi (Kenya) January 27, 2020 – The Taskforce on Mental Health Chairman, Dr. Frank Njenga is calling upon Kenyans to adopt civil language while discussing mental health issues. Dr. Njenga said often people especially the media has been spreading stigma by

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Government implements enhanced surveillance at JKIA against coronavirus

Government implements enhanced surveillance at JKIA against coronavirus

  Nairobi Kenya, January 23, 2020 –  The Ministry of Health has enhanced the country’s level of alertness in response to the outbreak of coronavirus that has been reported China, the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Sicily Kariuki said today. “We

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Garissa county decries increase of mental illnesses

Garissa county decries increase of mental illnesses

Garissa, Kenya January 22, 2020 – Garissa county is experiencing increased cases of mental illnesses attributed to drug and substance abuse. The county executive member for health Dr. Ahmed Omar said today when he received the task force on mental health led by

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Health Ministry launches documents to boost UHC rollout

Health Ministry launches documents to boost UHC rollout

Nairobi (KENYA) January 22, 2020 – The Government through the Ministry of Health today launched new documents that will provide a comprehensive quality health data  to deliver the essential health package towards Universal Health Coverage.   The Kenya Health and

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Government targets 5000 women in second cervical cancer campaign

Government targets 5000 women in second cervical cancer campaign

Makueni (KENYA) January 21, 2020 – The Government today launched the second National Cervical Cancer Awareness month targeting to reach 5,000 women across the country. The campaign dubbed stop cervical cancer was launched by the Ministry of Health, Chief Administrative

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UHC roll out on course as more governors turn up to sign IPAs

UHC roll out on course as more governors turn up to sign IPAs

  Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki with Uasin Gishu Governor Jackson Mandago during the signing between National Government through the Ministry of Health and County Government at a Nairobi hotel. With them is the newly appointed Health Chief Administrative Secretary

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CS health signs UHC scale up agreement with governors

Nairobi (KENYA), January 15, 2020 – Today the CS for Health Sicily Kariuki signed an Intergovernmental participation agreement (IPA) with four more Governors to commission the scale up of UHC in their respective counties. During the signing of the agreement

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The Taskforce on Mental Health Public Hearing

The Task Force on Mental Health from Ministry of Health – Public Hearing/Receipt of Memoranda 9th JAN 2020 call for public hearing FINAL   Written memoranda should be submitted to the Taskforce secretariat either through the email address mentalhealthtaskforce1@gmail.com or

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CS health sets pace, celebrates Christmas with children at KNH Pediatric cancer ward

CS health sets pace, celebrates Christmas with children at KNH Pediatric cancer ward

Nairobi (KENYA) December 20, 2019 – Universal Health Coverage (UHC) will be rolled out countrywide from the beginning of next year, Health Ministry Cabinet Secretary (CS) Sicily Kariuki announced. Speaking at the Kenyatta National Hospital, the CS urged all health

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Plans underway for 22.8 M(USD) Kisii Cancer Centre

Plans underway for 22.8 M(USD) Kisii Cancer Centre

Nairobi (KENYA) December 20, 2019 – The Principal Secretary (PS) for Health Susan Mochache today met with Kisii Governor Honorable James Ongwae to discuss implementation of the Kisii Cancer Centre Project. The project is co-Funded by the Arab Bank for

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