Hospital celebrates Mental Health Day

The World Mental Health Day was marked on 12th October 2018 under the theme: “Youth and Mental Health in a changing world.” MTRH celebrated this year’s WMHD starting with a walk from Chandaria Cancer and Chronic Disease Centre, through Eldoret town and around the Hospital creating awareness amongst the public. The Director of Mental Health Mrs. Jane Kariuki represented MTRH CEO Dr. Wilson K. Aruasa at the event held at Memorial Grounds. The outpatient section

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Hospital marks World Thrombosis Day

Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital (MTRH) marked the World Thrombosis Day on October 12, 2018 with a walk from Chandaria Cancer and Chronic Disease Centre to Eldoret town and around the Hospital in support of the day and for creating awareness amongst members of the public. The day is aimed at raising  awareness about thrombosis – the underlying cause of the world’s top three cardiovascular killers: heart attack, stroke and venous thromboembolism (VTE). VTE is

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MTRH observes World Sight Day

World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October, to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment. This year’s WSD was on 11th October,2018 under the theme ” Eye Care Everywhere”. MTRH celebrated this year’s WSD starting with a walk from Chandaria Cancer and Chronic Disease Centre, through Eldoret town and around the Hospital creating awareness amongst members of the public. It has been established that

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Hospital CEO Urges Full Implementation of UHC

Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital CEO Dr. Wilson K. Aruasa has requested the Senate Committee on Health to assist Counties in speedy implementation of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) to aid the Hospital from operating in a constrained environment. He said that MTRH faces some challenges as a result of congestion and overcrowding from referrals. Dr. Aruasa was speaking during the inaugural sitting of Senate’s Committee on Health at the Moi University, College of Health Sciences

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