Absentee doctors leave trail of pain

“When it comes to knowledge skill gap, the World Bank reports that while doctors get the right diagnosis 86 per cent of the time, they are only able to translate that into full treatment in 54 per cent of the cases they handle.”…translated, one in two patients seen by a doctor in Kenya do not get the full treatment due to knowledge and skill gaps

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The Emergency Medicine Kenya (EMK) Foundation is a not-for-profit organization registered in Kenya in 2015 that aims to ensure timely, accessible and quality lifesaving emergency care in Kenya.