Tag Archives: Foreign doctors

KENYA:State to hire more Cuban doctors

April 2019 Business Daily; The Ministry of Health has said that it will consider bringing in more Cuban doctors in the country to meet the health human resource gap in the country. Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki said that to achieve the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in the country, the …

Read More »

KENYA:protest plan to hire specialists on contract basis

April 2018 Standardmedia; Doctors union has protested against underway plans to have specialists employed on contract. Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists Union(KMPDU) has said under no negotiations will they agree to the plan that had already been agreed on by Health Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki. “We have doctors who are …

Read More »

KENYA:Medics cry foul over hiring of foreign doctors

January 2018 BusinessDaily; Doctors have once again raised the red flag over an alleged influx of foreign medics into the country, questioning the qualifications of some of the expatriates. Through the Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU), the doctors also claim that some foreigners are getting employment priority over …

Read More »