by County Diary
Kitui Ministry of Health and Sanitation top Government officials led by Health Chief Officer Dr. Richard Muthoka have begun county wide health facility inspection tour.
The CO is in accompany of Communications Advisor in the Office of the Governor Ms. Fatuma Ngesa, among other health officers
The countywide inspection on health facilities is aimed at ensuring the continued provision of better healthcare to the citizens across all health centers and level four hospitals
The County Government is geared into Equipping all the health centers with necessary medicines and surplus personnel, so far the Ministry has done a commendable job by settings up new health facilities, equipped health facilities with enough drugs and some with CT Scan, X-Ray machines Dr. Richard said.
The Ministry has also hired more health personnel, opened up Kitui County Referral Hospital Amenity Ward and established Kitui County Health Insurance Cover (K-CHIC), the only health covers introduced by Kitui and Makueni county governments which are envied by many counties Miss Fatuma Ngesa told county diary reporters.
Kitui County has 240 health centers which include 14 Level IV hospitals across the county, The chief officer Dr. Muthoka said
Dr.Muthoka Reiterated the county government commitments on Healthcare Development in line with Governor Charity Ngilu’s second agenda in her five pillar manifesto