Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital (MTRH) has received drugs worth US$ 20,000,000 from Eli Lilly and Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB) in the United States of America.
Speaking shortly after receiving the drugs at the Hospital on 21st March,2018, the Chief Executive Officer Dr. Wilson K. Aruasa thanked the donors adding that the assorted drugs will go a long way in supporting the fight against Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).
The drugs were mainly for Mental Health, Cancer and Diabetes.
MTRH and Academic Model Providing Access to Healthcare (AMPATH) are currently focusing on NCDs and Population Health which are key components towards the realization of Universal Health Coverage.
The value of the donations has been increasing over the years. Eli Lilly and CMMB have been supporting MTRH for the last 18 years.