KAKAMEGA SENATOR Cleopha Malala elected to chair 11-member special committee which will investigate Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru.
COVID-19 KENYA: 548 patients admitted in hospitals across the country; three are on ventilators and two need supplemental oxygen; Health ministry says.
We have recorded the highest number of COVID-19 cases today.
184 cases test positive for COVID-19.
Kahawa Wendani MCA Cyrus Omondi aka "Gearbox" is dead.
Omondi was found dead in his hotel room in India where he had gone for a workshop in company of his colleagues.
CS and Jubilee secretary general Raphael Tuju was involved in a road accident this morning along side Nakuru~Nairobi highway as he was driving to late Mzee Moi burial. He bas been airlifted to Nairobi for medication.
● The new NHIF regulations limit cover to a maximum of one spouse and five children.
● New members will now have to wait for 90 days before they start accessing services or benefits in addition to making a one year upfront payment within the waiting period.
● Late payment will attract a fine of 50% of the monthly contribution coupled with a requirement to pay for one year in advance. They will also be restricted against claiming benefits for a period of 30 days.
● Defaulting for 12 months and above will force one to start payment afresh and can only be eligible for benefits after 90 days upon resumption of payment. A one year upfront payment will be applied and strict adherence to deadlines.
access to specialized services shall be restricted to a six-month waiting period following card maturity for new members.
● Access to maternity benefit will henceforth be restricted to 6-months post card maturity for principal members or spouse declared at the point of registration.
● For both maternity and specialised services, any dependent declared after initial registration shall be subjected to a 6-month waiting period.
● For medical inpatient and medical outpatient additional dependents shall be eligible for benefit after 30 days waiting period. This waiting period of 30 days will also apply in case of change of spouse.
The Afya yetu is no more the goal of the Body.
How many times have you visited the hospital as an outpatient hoping to get treated and be issued with drugs, but you are only told to get drugs at a nearby pharmacy? The duty of the government is to ensure that service delivery is efficiently and effectively done.