Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals Oncology and Palliative Care nurse who is also the hospital's Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) focal person, Lynnet Thikathali, has been honoured by the Infection Control Africa Network (ICAN) for successfully implementing tools to improve hand hygiene at her institution.
Honourable Vice President (VP) C.G.D.N. Chiwenga, in his capacity as Minister of Health and Child Care, has hit the ground running as he seeks to restructure and transform the country’s health sector into a vibrant industry and service provider of choice.
As Zimbabwe implements a raft of measures in the fight against Covid-19, the Ministry of Health and Child Care has extended its capacity building trainings to various personnel in the health sector.
Government has come up with a raft of measures to increase testing for Covid-19 on the backdrop of a surge in cases of the pandemic especially local transmission said Minister of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Monica Mutsvangwa in a post Cabinet briefing yesterday.
When word filtered that Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) Deputy Director, Mental Health Services, Dr Sacrifice Chirisa had tested positive to Covid-19, whispers could be heard from his workmates at Kaguvi Building asking each other if this was true and why Dr Chirisa of all the people.
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