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Organization: County Government of Laikipia

Region: Kenya

Title: World Hearing Day 2023


World Hearing Day 2023 in Laikipia County, was marked by events at the county’s two main hospitals.
There was screening of 100 clients for ear diseases at the Nanyuki Teaching and Referral Hospital , led by the resident ENT surgeon, Dr. Wangari Gitau.
At the Nyahururu County Referral Hospital, there was a series of health talks on ear and hearing care to patients at the clinic waiting bays (30 at a time). There was a continuous medical education to the staff (60 participants)at the hospital on the same.
Two county heads were engaged on training of other health workers using the manual.

Live Event: Yes

Hearing Screening: Yes

Social Media: Yes

Authorities or policymakers: Yes

Influencers or celebrities: No

Dr.Gitau with a patient during screening at Nanyuki Hospital

Health talk at one of Nyahururu Hospital clinics waiting bay

Continuous medical education at Nyahururu County Hospital