National Hospital Insurance Fund

National Hospital Insurance Fund, service providers at loggerheads

Reading Time: 2 minutes Owners of rural private hospitals have raised concern on how the National Hospital Insurance Fund is handling the proposed service […]

Race for Baringo Senate seat gathers pace

Reading Time: 3 minutes Wycliff Kipsang Kanu chairman Gideon Moi’s entry into the presidential race has opened the way for new entrants to battle […]

State disburses Sh6b for UHC programme

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Government has disbursed Sh6 billion to finance the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) insurance programme for one million households. Health […]

Cotu rejects new National Hospital Insurance Fund proposals

Reading Time: < 1 minute Mercy Mwai @wangumarci A storm is brewing over the proposed amendments to the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) that will […]

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta calls for sustained efforts to end fistula

Reading Time: 2 minutes First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has called for sustained efforts to end fistula, saying any woman suffering from the condition should […]

Poor people bear burden of inequitable health systems

Reading Time: 4 minutes Harriet James @harriet86jim Experts are calling for the assessment of inequality in healthcare, in a country where the gap between […]

Collaboration, patient-centred care, way to go in treatment

Reading Time: 3 minutes As the world marks Cancer Day on the backdrop of a stubborn Covid-19 pandemic, Clifford Akumu talked to Dr Miriam […]

Linda Mama programme got Sh4 billion, says new survey

Reading Time: 2 minutes George Kebaso @Morarak The country has made major milestones in implementing commitments from the population and reproductive health conference held […]

Cartels take toll on NHIF amid Covid-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes The last two months have been torturous for the country as the Coronavirus pandemic took a heavy toll on the […]

Sicily to issue statement on new NHIF rules tomorrow

Reading Time: 3 minutes Bernard Gitau and Alvin Mwangi Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki will issue a comprehensive statement tomorrow on the controversial new […]