A Cabinet memorandum on review of National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) to expand the social health insurance is developed and submitted to Office of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance.
The NHIF cover for outpatients was piloted in Mumias and Nairobi Counties and a proposal to roll out outpatient covers was gazetted. A Legal Notice (No. 155) dated 16th October 2009 on hospital management services was published to strengthen financial management in hospitals. Various hospital committees are gazetted and inaugurated.
Hospital managers and committees were trained on Financial Management. Output based approach on Reproductive Health which aims at enabling poor women of reproductive age access quality reproductive health through the application of a voucher system piloted and now is being scaled up.