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The nursing startup bringing home-based healthcare to your doorstep

The nursing startup bringing home-based healthcare to your doorstep

CHARLES WACHIRA, BIRD STORY AGENCY WHEN Naom Monari worked as a student nurse at Gatundu Level 5 Hospital in central Kenya in 2016, she observed that the hospital struggled to provide enough beds for patients. This was exacerbated by those receiving non-urgent medical attention but still taking up valuable bed space. “Some of the patients in the wards were simply receiving services such as wound-dressing, bathing or simply taking drugs to manage a condition. This meant that others who were facing life-threatening infections were left in limbo, with no bed available for them,” said Monari. One day while doing her…
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