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Hospital Licence Counselled After Refusing To Release A Body Detained In Their Facility

I/CThe Kenya medical practitioners and dentist commission (KMPDC) have counciled the licence of Reale hospital in Eldoret for not releasing a body detained in their facility, CEO Yumbya has said. The body which has been kept on hold due to arrears, has been there pending payment from family members.

  3 months ago ago
Hospital Licence Counselled After Refusing To Release A Body Detained In Their Facility

SOCIETY

ALERT: Kenyans Warned About New Covid-19 ICU Beds Scam

The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council (KMPDC) has today, 16 April 2021, fined three health institutions a total of 1.5 million Kenyan shillings for misleading advertisements.The 3 are namely; Apex Home Healthcare, Utunzaji Home and Nursing Care and Wholistic Nursing Care.

  9 months ago ago
ALERT: Kenyans Warned About New Covid-19 ICU Beds Scam

HEALTH

Health Report: Nairobi Leads in Covid-19 Vaccination, KMPDC Cancels License of Reale Hospital

Welcome to Tuesday health report as from the Ministry of Health. Today the MoH has announced that 125 people have tested positive for the coronavirus diseases, from a sample size of 5,372 tested in the last 24 hours. The positivity rate is now at 2.3%.Total confirmed positive cases are now 25,199 and cumulative test so far conducted are 2,648,009.

  3 months ago ago
Health Report: Nairobi Leads in Covid-19 Vaccination, KMPDC Cancels License of Reale Hospital

HEALTH

Patient Initially Detained In Kangemi Eagles Hospital For Over A Year Finally Meets Her Family

Recently, Citizen TV exposed a case whereby two patients among many others where detained in hospital just because they couldn't pay bills. Florence Kagika a mother of two has been in Kangemi Eagles Hospital for one year and six months and her bill was accumulating on daily basis.

  3 months ago ago
Patient Initially Detained In Kangemi Eagles Hospital For Over A Year Finally Meets Her Family

EDUCATION

University students can now smile as the Health Ministry directs the reopening of the institutions.

Following the school closure about five months ago sounds right, alot of activities have followed. With the Cabinet Secretary in the Ministry of Education, George Magoha, promising to reopen University Institutions in September this year 2020. Later on, of course schools were said they ought to remain closed untill January next year when the Covid-19 curve is expected to have flattened. Earlier on, Cs Magoha had proposed partial opening of schools. And as we are approaching the next Presidential address, parents

  1 year ago ago
University students can now smile as the Health Ministry directs the reopening of the institutions.

EDUCATION

Hope To University Students As Medical Experts Send Urgent Order To The Government Over Reopening

University students have a reason to smile as medical experts sends message of hope to Government officials over reopening of schools after long months of closing. According to the standard, Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council(KMPDC) has ordered the final year students to return to class and sit examinations . According to the KMPDC Chief Executive Officer Daniel Yumbya,he wants urgent measures put in place to allow students undertake mandatory clinical examinations. His message resonates with the

  1 year ago ago
Hope To University Students As Medical Experts Send Urgent Order To The Government Over Reopening

HEALTH

KMPDC Warns Three Private Medical Facilities Over Non-accredited ICU Homebased Care Adverts

The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council (KMPDC) has slapped three medical facilities with Ksh0.5 million each. The three reportedly lured Kenyans through adverts offering Intensive Care Unit (ICU) services for home-based care Covid-19 patients. The union dismissed Apex Home Healthcare, Utunzaji Home and Nursing Care, and Wholistic Nursing Care who had claimed that they could offer such services. According to the medical union, ICU services call for specialists who should handle such. ICU attention

  9 months ago ago
KMPDC Warns Three Private Medical Facilities Over Non-accredited ICU Homebased Care Adverts

CRIME

KMPDC Vow to Help Woman Who Shared Her Heartbreaking Story on Citizen TV

Source: Twitter| Photo| Courtesy| Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council (KMPDC) showed interest in helping the woman who shared her story on Sunday, MAY 24, 2020 ON Citizen TV. Mercy Wangare shared her story of how St. Teresas`s Hospital induced labour when she was barely seven months pregnant. According to the reports that surfaced, Bellevue Hospital reportedly stopped the treatment of the pre-mature baby. Woman With Heartbreaking Story Gets KMPDC Reports affirmed Citizen TV tagging her along as

  1 year ago ago
KMPDC Vow to Help Woman Who Shared Her Heartbreaking Story on Citizen TV

COVID

Covid-19 Surge: Hotels to ease pressure on health facilities

Following the spike in the covid-19 positive cases across the country, the Ministry of Health has taken a move to negotiate with more than 20 hotels to admit Corona virus patients and their contacts for isolation to take the pressure off health facilities that have been overwhelmed. Recently, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe had warned about a second wave of the pandemic and urged Kenyans to be cautious. Now it is evident that the second wave of the infection is here with us and Hospitals are running out

  1 year ago ago
Covid-19 Surge: Hotels to ease pressure on health facilities

HEALTH

Imposters in The Health Industry Exploiting Innocent Kenyans.

The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board CEO on June 11, stated that a group of conmen with false job promises has hit the health ministry. Daniel Yumbya the KMPDC CEO lifted the lid noting that the conmen targeting the health practitioners are on the move now. The CEO argued that the conmen were trying to extort money from unsuspecting job seekers  In his statement he urged the members of the public, doctors and other health practitioners to be on the look and report the conmen to the officers o

  1 year ago ago
Imposters in The Health Industry Exploiting Innocent Kenyans.

ENTERTAINMENT

CS Mutahi Kagwe Reveals His Hidden Secret in Relation to Alcohol

Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe today gave a great piece of advice to those Kenyans who are alcohol lovers. According to Mutahi Kagwe, the order given by the president that prohibiting the selling of alcohol should be taken in a positive way. Mutahi Kagwe requested those who drink alcohol to change the way they were spending and support their families. " That money you were using to buy your one bottle use it to buy something for your family. Buy your children something. Maybe there is something your wife

  1 year ago ago
CS Mutahi Kagwe Reveals His Hidden Secret in Relation to Alcohol

HEALTH

KMPDC Promise To Look Into The Accusation Levelled Against Two Hospitals.

Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council, a statutory body that regulates the training, practice and licensing of medicine and dentistry health care institutions got touched by Ms Mercy Wangare's story which was aired on Citizen TV on the 24th of May. Ms Mercy narrates that she had visited St. Teresa's hospital in April for a routine checkup as an outpatient. She was given an injection which instead of treating her infection activated bleeding. Mercy was then transferred to Bellevue Hospital, South

  1 year ago ago
KMPDC Promise To Look Into The Accusation Levelled Against Two Hospitals.

HEALTH

Patient Detained In Hospital For One Year Released

Florence Kagika was A woman detained in hospital spent a night with her family for the first time in over a year. by Eagle Nursing Home on Monday, September 27, where she had been detained over accrued hospital bills. Kagika had a bill totalling to Ksh1.4 million in the hospital based in Kangemi.

  3 months ago ago
Patient Detained In Hospital For One Year Released

COVID

Gossip: Notice Of One Week Selective Restriction In Covid-19 Testing

To all esteemed doctors, clients and the general public,We wish to announce a one-week selective restriction for COVID-19 PCR testing at Pathologists Lancet Kenya (‘Lancet’) effective from today Sunday the 5th of July 2020 to Saturday 11th of July 2020, during which time we shall selectively restrict our service offering for the SARS-COV-2 PCR tests, with exception of urgent and critical samples submitted from referring hospitals, screening tests for doctors & other healthcare workers, and diagnostic tests

  1 year ago ago
Gossip: Notice Of One Week Selective Restriction In Covid-19 Testing