1. Governor Stephen Sang He became one of the youngest person's to ever sit in the office of the governor at a young age of not even more than 30 years. He even became a Senator of Nandi County before he was even 30 years of age.
RAD Health Ministry CAS Dr Mercy Mwangangi addresses the media on Wednesday, March 23 During a press conference at the Afya House on Wednesday, Ministry of Health CAS Dr Mercy Mwangangi debuted a new hairstyle. The youthful CAS, who is among the Ministry officials who have kept Kenyans abreast with the latest on the COVID-19 pandemic, appeared to have chopped her hair before dyeing it platinum blonde.
Mercy Mwangangi the Health CAS has continued to make headlines following her latest hair do which has taken the internet by storm. Today she also stood out as she welcomed the head of state for a function in Nairobi which was also attended by the former Vice President Kalonzo.
Mercy Mwangangi the health CAS was the person tasked with receiving the current First Lady Mama Margaret Kenyatta in Kenyatta University Hospital where the two are visiting for an important state function. Also present were several health officials in the Uhuru Kenyatta government. The meeting today is aimed at convening a meeting whose aim is to discuss the progress in the health sector which has continued to become a major concern in Uhuru's administration.
Before the outbreak of the corona virus disease in the country, very few people knew Mercy Mwangangi. She was not a popular person but after the outbreak of the deadly disease, Mercy Mwangangi became popular in the country. That is because she has been doing a good job especially when it comes to updating the country with Covid-19 related things.
The Covid pandemic hit the world in a major way with millions of lives lost and more hospitalized with huge medical bills that they had to settle once they were okay and out of bed. Picture courtesy. Health CAS Mercy Mwangangi. A vaccine was developed to combat the devastating effects of the virus that would attack people with underlying conditions and in most cases would be fatal.
Bad news to all Kenyans as the worrying report emerges revealing the amount of AstraZeneca doses that have already expired. According the report shared by the Ministry of Health through Health CAS Mwangangi J&J dose will also expire in the next three weeks. A thing that has sparked alot of reactions from people across the country.
Sad News From MOH As COVID-19 Vaccines Go To Waste Weeks After Masks Were Scrapped Off By Mutahi Kagwe
About two weeks ago, Mutahi Kagwe revealed some good news to Kenyans claiming that masks will not be mandatory. According to Mutahi Kagwe, MOH had done a research which had been established that at the moment, Kenya is recording very low numbers of patients who have tested positive for the disease.
Last week, Kenya Private Hospitals Association had announced that beginning Monday thirty first NHIF card holders will not receive services in any private hospitals due to bill settlement claims related issues from the insurer. The chairman for the association had also indicated that the contract signed between private hospitals and NHIF had expired and there was no new contract signed yet.
Yesterday Mercy Mwangangi who is the current Cabinet secretary for health came out to speak to the press about the Corona vaccine situation in the country. Mercy was revealing that a lot of Covid jabs have expired in various hospitals all over the country. Mercy also Revealed that the next batch of the jab of Johnson's will expire on this coming month.
Due to bill payment claims concerns from the insurer, the Kenya Private Hospitals Association said last week that effective Monday, thirty-first NHIF card holders will not be able to access care in any private hospitals. The association's head also stated that the contract between private hospitals and the NHIF had ended and that no new contract had been negotiated.
A major lack of knowledge by the general public about kidney ailments has been identified as one of the biggest challenges to kidney care in the country. While speaking during the celebrations to mark World Kidney Day at the Kenyatta National Hospital, the Chief Administrative Secretary in the Ministry of Health,
Health CAS Mercy Mwangangi who has been seen on screens majorly after the onset of corona virus, has been well know for her firm grip in speaking English, many have described it as a person with excellent command of queen language. She stepped out to give out briefs on matters pertaining corona virus where thousands of vaccines were reported expired.
A few days ago, Kenyans who have been using the National Hospital Insurance Fund cards to get treatment at private hospitals were alerted to the news that they would no longer get this services as from January 31stz which is today. Picture courtesy. Image of NHIF offices.
Top officers from the Ministry of Health are currently holed up in a closed-door meeting with private healthcare providers in a bid to resolve the standoff that has seen some private facilities deny services to NHIF (National Health Insurance Fund) beneficiaries. The decision was triggered by the national medical insurer reducing doctors’ fees, with private hospitals accusing NHIF of hurting patient care as the move is not viable for their institutions.
It has now emerged that some 840,000 doses of AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine in Kenya have expired. Chief Administrative Secretary at the Ministry of Health Dr Mercy Mwangangi made the revelation on Wednesday morning, March 23. “This is the time for those people who are yet to get vaccinated to come out and visit our vaccination centres.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is tasked with giving guidelines on how vaccines should be administered. It monitors diseases trend in the entire world and has helped nation's still under the dangers of the pandemic to secure vaccines from the manufacturing companies in the world. Earlier communication about a booster vaccine Jab from the organization indicated how the vaccines should be given under strict monitoring of the first two which should be from the same manufacturer.
The ministry of health has found it hard to regulate the use of the NHIF card in private hospitals. The agency has been grappling with debts due to huge remittances made for cancer patients. CS for health Mutahi Kagwe has said that there is a plan to ban the use of NHIF cards for cancer patients in private facilities.
The National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) cardowners can now receive relief after Private Hospitals resolved to continue giving medical services to patients who have the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) cover. This decision was made after the Ministry of health and the Kenya Association of Private Hospitals (KPHA) agreed to have talks concerning the same.
Photo courtesy of the health Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS), Dr. Mercy Mwangangi. Bad news as Over 800,000 AstraZeneca vaccines have expired, according to the Ministry of Health's, CAS Dr. Mercy Mwangangi, who was speaking about the status of Covid 19 in the country (Kenya).