1 The Ministry of Health has received a certificate of Exemplary Performance from the Secretary of National Cohesion and Values in the Office of the Presidency.
2 The award is a recognition to the Ministry for emerging among the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA) in the performance of Contract Achievements and for reporting on its contribution to National Values in the course of its provision of services during the 2021 reporting period.
5 The highlights of the scores were the principle of patriotism, in which the Ministry was praised for its excellent services at the Ports of Entry by the Department of Port Health Services.
6 The Ministry was also commended for its role in guiding county governments through formulating health policies and standards and building capacity for various cadres of county health employees, thus observing the principle of sharing and return the power.
7 The Ministry was praised for upholding the principle of human dignity through various programs, most notably the Memorandum of Understanding with Johnson and Johnson to increase access to mental health services.
8 On the principles of inclusion and equality, the ministry was honored for several primary health programs serving Kenyans in underserved areas.
9 Speaking at a ceremony where she received the Certificate on behalf of the ministry, the Principal Secretary of Health congratulated the various Heads of Directorate and Department present and urged them to continue serving the nation with passion while observing the principles of Cohesion and National Unity.