Aga Khan Hospital To Play Vital Role In Kenya's Universal Health Coverage Program
Nairobi, Kenya May 3, 2023
The Cabinet Secretary for Health, Nakhumicha S. Wafula, held a meeting at Afya House today with representatives from the Aga Khan Development Network-Kenya. In attendance were Dr. Azim Lakhani, the Diplomatic Representative, and Noreen Kassam, responsible for the management and implementation of programs.
The primary objective of the meeting was to explore avenues of collaboration between the Aga Khan Hospital and the Kenyan government in bolstering primary healthcare services. As Kenya's Kwanza government prepares to launch the Universal Health Coverage program in the near future, strategic partnerships with influential organizations like the Aga Khan assume paramount importance.
The Aga Khan Hospital has expressed its commitment to supporting Kenya in its efforts to enhance primary healthcare provisions. With their extensive expertise and resources, the hospital aims to play a pivotal role in realizing the objectives of the Universal Health Coverage program.
The meeting underscored the significance of public-private partnerships in the advancement of healthcare delivery systems in Kenya.