Tag: nurses

Thousands Of Jobs For Kenyan Nurses In UK, Italy And Kuwait

Already, the Ministry of Health in conjunction with the British High Commission has dispatched the first batch of 19 Kenyan nurses to work at the United Kingdom’s (UK) National Health Service.

International Nurses Day: Nursing as a career in Kenya

Exactly 199 years ago, this day, the founder of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale was born. Her contribution to the nursing fraternity that earned her the title ‘The Lady with the Lamp’ in reference to her selfless service of making rounds of a wounded soldier at...

Another hard blow for striking nurses’

The striking nurses demands of service and uniform allowances has been hit with another blow after the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) said it has not approved the remittance. This implies that the County governments have no mandate to pay any allowances to the nurses...

5 Annoying Things About Kenyan Nurses

When Kenyan nurses strike the headlines, in most cases, it paints a picture of bad things they do or happens to them in their line of work. In the recent past, there have been reports in the main stream media and social media platforms about...

The curse of devolution in Kenya’s health system

Kenyan's constitutional right to healthcare services in eight counties is facing serious violation as a result of the nurses’ strike that is entering its second week. More counties are expected to join in in the course of the month. To add salt to the wound, clinical officers,...

Sonko ends Nairobi nurses’ strike

In the meeting with nurses officials, the county boss reached a deal and signed the return-to-work formula that will be implemented soon