The overall effect of the department’s work is a reduction of morbidity and mortalities through provision of optimum health care for all. The department has 7 key investment areas; Health Products and Technologies; Human Resources; Health information; Health financing; Health infrastructure; Health leadership and governance and Service delivery and has made significant strides in all categories in the past year.
Our Achievements In Health
New Health Centres Constructed
H.E. Edna Lenku
First Lady – Kajiado County
Mrs. Purity Gikunda
Vice Chairperson -Kajiado North Parents Association
Kitengela Sub-County Hospital
Human Resource for Health
5 Consultants have been hired
2 Cuban Specialist Doctors
brought to the county
All main hospitals have been equipped with new computers and linked via internet and landline telephones improving communication and report transmission.
Health Products and Technologies
causes acute malnutrition especially for the under fives.
We are proud of how far we have come, but this is only the beginning
H.E. Joseph Ole Lenku
Governor, Kajiado County
Our under five deworming is up from from less than 4% to 40%. Our skilled delivers were at 40%, now we are up to 55%. We had about 80 health facilities, and now we are at 102, with 10 brand new ones.
Hon. Esther Somoire
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