To increase uptake of skilled birth attendance and improve quality of care at the maternity section of Keringet Subcounty Hospital ...Read More
Afya Uzazi Program implements a quality improvement (QI) initiative that aims to improve the quality of health services through work improvement teams (WITs). ...Read More
The health status of people in Kuresoi North and South sub-counties in Nakuru County have had minimal improvements despite the overall national and Nakuru County gains. ...Read More
Skilled birth attendance is an important way of averting maternal mortality and morbidity. In Kenya, about 61% of births occur at the health facility. ...Read More
The importance of nurses in provision of healthcare services was highlighted during the latest nurses’ strike in Kenya that went on between June and November 2017. ...Read More
Like many countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya continues to experience a health workforce shortage. Baringo County is among the Kenyan counties hardest hit by understaffed health facilities. ...Read More
A new campaign aims to ensure over 31,600 pregnant women and mothers get quality maternal and child health services in close to 200 facilities in Baringo and Nakuru counties in the next 12 months.
Maternity open days provide a way for pregnant women and their partners to meet service providers and learn about services they provide. The events help remove the fear of giving birth in health facilities and reassure women of respectful care when they give birth in hospital.