Monday, February, 19, 2018


Our Vision
A healthy and productive county with equitable access to quality health care.

Our Mission
To provide quality health services for socio-economic development of the people of Nyamira County

Afya yetu Uchumi wetu.

Our Mandate
Our mandate is the management of health services in Nyamira County under the devolved governance structure.

Core Functions
According to the fourth schedule of the Kenyan constitution and various ministerial circulars the core functions of the Department of Health Services are:
•    Provision and management of county health services
•    Provision of emergency medical services  and disaster management
•    Promotion of primary health care
•     Licensing and control of undertakings that sell food to the public
•    Cemeteries, funeral parlours and crematoria
•    Waste management.
•    Development of County specific health legislation and policies
•    Development of health infrastructure
•    Resource mobilization
•    Planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of service delivery
•    Financial management
•    Procurement of Medical supplies and equipment
•    Human resource recruitment, development and management
•    Manage clinics, dispensaries, health centres and hospitals