Category: Advocacy

The Health Crisis Situation in Kenya: A Cause for Disillusion, Dissatisfaction Among Nurses

Today we look at how the health crisis situation, insecurity and dissatisfaction could act as pull and push forces into or out of the health care professions, on whether to work in Kenya or to out migrate. In the first part of this series we looked at a Kenyan nurse’s fear of post election violence:

Does Kenya need advanced nurse practitioners?

Does Kenya need advanced nurse practitioners in view of shortage of primary care physicians? That is a mega dollar question considering that someone somewhere will oppose the entry of nurses into ‘their docket’.  This article explores a Kenyan perspective. Availability of skilled and motivated physicians and nurses in sufficient numbers is critical in attaining better