Category: Advocacy

Will be on duty over the holidays, while others will have to wait for health care

Will be on duty over the holidays, while others will have to wait for Health care.  This is not the only time this has happened.  Holidaying when we should be working I believe is one of the unique characteristics of resource-constrained settings like we have here in Kenya.  By the way now that we are

A critical analysis of the nursing situation in Kenya in the advent of policy change demands

1.0 Introduction This is a critical analysis of the nursing situation in Kenya as it focuses on highlighting day-to-day conundrums that we all face as nurses in the advent of policy change demands.  It is a trail of social media postings by various individuals on the subject over time.  A realistic approach to policy analysis

Lay care-takers inside the Kenyan hospitals, Is there a way forward?

Lay care-takers inside the Kenyan hospitals, Was there a way forward? Today we discuss lay care providers, popularly referred to as caretakers inside the public hospitals. Do they assist with care or usurp health professional’s caring work and cover staffing shortages?  Though they are to be found mainly in public health facilities, some private and