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[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=yes overflow=visible][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=1_1 layout=1_1 background_position=left top background_color= border_size= border_color= border_style=solid spacing=yes background_image= background_repeat=no-repeat padding_top= padding_right= padding_bottom= padding_left= margin_top=0px margin_bottom=0px class= id= animation_type= animation_speed=0.3 animation_direction=left hide_on_mobile=no center_content=no min_height=none last=no hover_type=none link= border_position=all][fusion_text] Over the last five years, the County government has gone beyond its call of duty to ensure Embu residents enjoy improved access to both preventive and curative health services that are easily accessible and affordable. To this end, the County made a conscious decision to allocate about one third of the entire county budget to health services year on year. As a result, we have been able to achieve the following; Serviceable ambulances in all four sub-counties to attend to emergencies for the sick and accidents Operationalized health centers and dispensaries through provision of medicine, equipment and medical personnel in Health facilities. Building an additional 35 health facilities at a cost of over Kshs 100 million Constructed minor theatres in all our six level four hospitals located Health In Kairuri, Kianjokoma, Runyenjes, Ishiara, Siakago, Kiritiri. The County government has transformed Embu Level 5 Hospital through the following; Overhauled Labor, female, male and two (2) amenities wards completely to compete hospitals like Nairobi Hospital and Aga Khan Hospital Completed two (2) state of the art laboratories (HISTOPATHOLOGY and BIOCHEMESTRY) Installed a state of the art RENAL UNIT fitted with 10 dialysis machines and a purified water plant Installed a state of the art CT- Scan Unit which has saved the county a huge chunk of funds previously used to transport patients to Kenyatta National Hospital Invested in an Oxygen Plant which supplies critical oxygen to the sick in all county health facilities Installed an additional 80 hospital beds Completed a state of the art facility that hosts four (4) new theatres, State of the Art ICU, a High Dependency Unit with six beds ( 6), Five classrooms for university medical students, and a state of the art molecular laboratory. [/fusion_text][/fusion_builder_column][fusion_builder_column type=1_1 layout=1_1 background_position=left top background_color= border_size= border_color= border_style=solid spacing=yes background_image= background_repeat=no-repeat padding_top= padding_right= padding_bottom= padding_left= margin_top=0px margin_bottom=0px class= id= animation_type= animation_speed=0.3 animation_direction=left hide_on_mobile=no center_content=no min_height=none last=no hover_type=none link= border_position=all][fusion_images picture_size=fixed hover_type=none autoplay=no columns=5 column_spacing=13 scroll_items= show_nav=yes mouse_scroll=no border=yes lightbox=yes class= id=][fusion_image link= linktarget=_self image=http://localhost:8888/embu/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/State-of-the-art-CT-Scan-Machine-at-Embu-Level-5-Hospital1-300x175.jpg alt=/][fusion_image link= linktarget=_self image=http://localhost:8888/embu/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/State-of-the-art-water-purification-plant-at-Embu-Level-5-Hospital-300x200.jpg alt=/][fusion_image link= linktarget=_self image=http://localhost:8888/embu/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/State-of-the-art-MRI-Machine-at-Embu-Level-5-Hospital1-300x175.jpg alt=/][fusion_image link= linktarget=_self image=http://localhost:8888/embu/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Water-Purification-machines-at-Embu-Level-5-Hospital-300x200.jpg alt=/][/fusion_images][/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]