Health

Malaria Case Management Training

Malaria Case Management Training

The department of health services in collaboration with Excella Services  has been training Doctors,Nurses,clinical officers,pharmacists,pharma- technologists and lab technicians from the county on malaria case management . The training which is charged with providing quality assured services for malaria prevention and treatment to all people in the county is targeting 160 health care workers, which […]

Plans to increase Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital’s ICU capacity underway.

Plans to increase Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital’s ICU capacity underway.

The County Government of Uasin Gishu has a plan to increase Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital’s ICU capacity. A recently signed agreement between MTRH and Uasin Gishu County, in one of the clauses, says the latter will purchase six ICU beds to increase the facility’s keen-care accomodation. Speaking during a funeral service in Sugoi,Turbo Sub-County […]

Governor on Doctors strike

Governor on Doctors strike

H.E Governor Jackson Mandago has joined calls for striking doctors to get back to work as their bargains are heard. The Governor says the doctors need to mind the lives of Kenyans even as talks regarding their Collective Bargaining Agreement continue. He spoke on Tuesday at Trinity Mission Hospital’s commissioning of theatre facility in Leseru. […]

Youths under 24 years mostly affected by HIV/AIDs, says Chemno

Youths under 24 years mostly affected by HIV/AIDs, says Chemno

The County Government of Uasin Gishu on Thursday joined the world in commemorating the World Aids Day. Word aids Day is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV,show the respect support for the people living with HIV as well as commemorate those who have died. According to Uasin Gishu Deputy […]

County Partners with AMREF Health Africa in training its HFMCs

County Partners with AMREF Health Africa in training its HFMCs

The County Government of Uasin Gishu department of Health Services in conjunction with AMREF Health Africa and the National  Government on Tuesday held a meeting with the Health Facility Management committees (HFMC) within the county to discuss on the basic requirements to operate and meet their allocated roles. The mandate of HFMCs is to oversee […]

Kenya Red Cross Society donates 12.9m medical equipment to UGC

Kenya Red Cross Society donates 12.9m medical equipment to UGC

Maternal health services in Uasin Gishu County is  set to be improved after the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) donated medical equipment worth sh12.9 million. The equipment which was bought through the global fund will be distributed to over 50 health facilities across the county. Speaking on Tuesday at the county headquarters in Eldoret town […]

Health Department Launches Social Audit Report On Service Delivery

Health Department Launches Social Audit Report On Service Delivery

Uasin Gishu County department of health services has launched the social audit report on service delivery. The report contacted by the Transparency International Kenya (TI) aimed at seeing the possible ways which the sector can better its services to the public. The report done on 24th-27th August, sampled a total of 38 facilities, 26 being dispensaries, […]

UASIN GISHU COUNTY HEALTH STAFF TRAINED AS COUNTY ROLLS OUT AUTOMATION OF HEALTH SYSTEMS

UASIN GISHU COUNTY HEALTH STAFF TRAINED AS COUNTY ROLLS OUT AUTOMATION OF HEALTH SYSTEMS

Uasin Gishu County Government earlier this week kicked off the training of its health staff, in a move that will ensure the Health Management Information System (HMIS) is successfully implemented. Speaking at the county headquarters when she presided over the training, Uasin Gishu County Health Minister Margaret Chepkwony hailed the training as a major milestone in enhancing […]

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