Tag Archives: Free maternity services

KENYA: Improving access to surgical care in Kenya

February 2017 CapitalFM; Universal access to good-quality surgical care is a critical tool for fighting poverty and Kenya/African countries should make provisions for surgery while developing programmes for communicable diseases, non-communicable diseases and injuries. Key speakers stressed this point during the 2017 international conference on global surgery at the African …

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KENYA: Ministry takes free maternity to faith-based hospitals

October 2016 BusinessDaily; The government has expanded the Sh4.2 billion-a-year free maternity services programme to faith-based hospitals in a bid to cover more pregnant women from low-income households. The scheme has, in the past three years, been confined to public hospitals. Expectant women visiting the mission hospitals are expected to …

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