Education and training

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May
24
Published on 24 May 2018

Pediatric emergencies can be fatal- if not effectively and rapidly attended to. Many of these fatalities are preventable if emergency pediatric cases are identified and put on proper treatment soon on arrival at a health facility. The Emergency Triage Assessment and Treatment Plus admission care fo...

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Apr
19
Published on 19 April 2018

Throughout the months of March to May 2018, World Friends under the Slums Dunk project is conducting Girls Empowerment sessions at WhyNot academy in Mathare slums. Targeting girls aged 9 to 16 years and are part of the Slums Dunk academy in Mathare, the mission of these workshops is to promote prop...

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Mar
28
Published on 28 March 2018

29 nurses and midwives attended a training on Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Care (EmONC) on 19th to 23rd March 2018.  This is an intense module that equips health workers with skills and knowledge on delivering high-impact maternal and newborn healthcare interventions. Access to EmONC is conside...

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Mar
07
Published on 7 March 2018

There is immense joy in pregnancy. It is natural for mothers to want the best for their children before and after delivery. However, when it is most unexpected, some mothers deliver children with disabilities or even during the growth and development process, disability develops. Seeking healthcare ...

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Mar
01
Published on 1 March 2018

Once again, World Friends is honored to host Dr. Anna Bernabei-an obstetric gynecologist from Italy for her 2018 obstetric ultrasound and gynecology mission.  During her stay, she has conducted trainings on obstetric ultrasound to a total of ten healthcare workers from Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital, ...

Education and training
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Apr
14
Published on 14 April 2017

“According to a National Tuberculosis Prevalence survey conducted for the year 2016, 40 per cent of Kenyans infected with tuberculosis were not diagnosed and thus did not receive any TB medication. This is worrying since TB is a contagious disease and if untreated, can spread very easily. Ther...

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Mar
28
Published on 28 March 2017

100 Community Health Volunteers (CHVs) have been trained in a bid to strengthen two Community Health Units: - Mathare 4A and Kariadudu in Baba Dogo slums. This is courtesy of World Friends “Improving maternal and Child Health in the slums of North East Nairobi” project funded by the Italian Deve...

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Mar
01
Published on 1 March 2017

Anna Bernabei, an obstetric gynecologist in Italy for over 30 years now visited World Friends to conduct trainings to impart skills and knowledge of hospital staff on Ultra sound use. She also took part in World Friends Mobile Clinic outreach in the vast Kajiado regions and performed ultrasound scan...

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Nov
14
Published on 14 November 2016

The main aim of taking children to school is to ensure that we have an educated and self-reliant society. In addition, it is vital that good morals and self-confidence are nurtured at this early age. While working for the same course, World Friends Life Skills Clubs have proven to be an effective fo...

Education and training
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Nov
07
Published on 7 November 2016

Building the capacity of hospital staff is an essential part of ensuring that patients receive quality health care services. Not only do this staffs receive new healthcare updates and revised protocols, they also get to learn new skills that aid in their profession. World Friends has over the years ...

Education and training