Universal Health Coverage

Let us rethink mental illness

The world observed Bipolar Day on Tuesday, a date set aside to create awareness about one of the prominent mental […]

Yattani seeks nod to borrow more billions

National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Ukur Yatani is set to meet with the Budget and Appropriations Committee to finalise what will […]

Doctor, 28, succumbs to Covid after five days in intensive care

Noah Cheploen @cheploennoah “Save yourselves,” these were the last words of a doctor to his colleagues. Dr Stephen Mogusu died […]

Kenya and Japan pen Sh2b energy grant

Kenya and Japan have signed a Sh2.1 billion grant to for improvement of power distribution systems and human resource development. […]

Health sector ailing because of corruption, greed

Without money in the pocket, the sick, some suffering from curable ailments stare at death in Kenya where medical supplies […]

Why NHIF is central to delivery of universal healthcare

By Sandra Ochola Attaining Universal Health Coverage (UHC) remains a goal for many developing countries. Those that have managed to […]

Stop exploitation of patients by private hospitals

There has been an uproar over the tactics used by the Nairobi Women’s Hospital to extract money from patients, through […]

Taxman delists Nairobi Women’s as staff medical service provider

Irene Githinji and Roy Lumbe The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) yesterday joined in the tide to cut ties with Nairobi […]

Medical council directed to regulate services in private hospitals

Health CS, Sicily Kariuki Friday directed the newly inaugurated Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council to regulate provision of health services […]

Nutrition key in achieving universal health coverage

Christine Nderitu In December 2018, Kenya started its journey to universal health coverage (UHC) with the kick off of UHC […]