How long does an abortion take at Marie Stopes Kenya?
An approximate timeframe in the centre is around 4 hours, as it is a day surgery procedure, which includes check in, waiting time, consultation time with the nurse/doctor, procedure and recovery time.
Is family planning free in Kenya?
The Kenyan Government currently provides free contraceptives to all registered private health facilities. The Health Sector Services Fund will enhance participation of local communities, including the private sector, in managing the funds and prioritizing their health needs including family planning.
Is abortion legal in Kenya?
Kenya’s constitution says abortions are illegal unless “in the opinion of a trained health professional, there is need for emergency treatment, or the life or health of the mother is in danger, or if permitted by any other written law”.
Is Marie Stopes NHIF accredited?
We are NHIF accredited! Welcome for general consultation and maternity Services. Visit us at Marie Stopes Eastleigh or Call us on 800720005 for more information.
How long do you bleed after an abortion?
Normal symptoms that most women will experience after a medical abortion include: Bleeding or spotting for up to 14 days. Bleeding may last longer for pregnancies of more than 7 weeks. Cramping for the first 2 weeks.
How does the 3 months injection work?
Depo-Provera is given as an injection every three months. Depo-Provera typically suppresses ovulation, keeping your ovaries from releasing an egg. It also thickens cervical mucus to keep sperm from reaching the egg.
How much is an implant in Kenya?
It costs an average of Sh7,000- 15,000 to obtain implant services in private hospitals in Kenya—a possible indication of why the uptake remains low among the category of women who frequent such private facilities.
What is the penalty for abortion in Kenya?
Women who seek an abortion will also be held criminally liable and be subject to punishment of seven years’ imprisonment upon conviction (art.
Are abortions legal?
Can I get an abortion in India? Yes, it is possible for you to get an abortion under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971 if your pregnancy is under 20 weeks. However, it is subject to several conditions and your ability to get an abortion will depend on the opinion of the doctor.
How do I check my NHIF outpatient hospital?
All you need to do is dial the USSD *155# on your mobile phone and follow the prompts. You can also download the My NHIF App available on mobile app stores or access the self-help portal on the NHIF website to choose or change your preferred outpatient hospital.
Does Kenyatta hospital accept NHIF?
The hospital is NHIF accredited. Thus, Kenyatta National Hospital offers maternity services free of charge from admission to discharge to all clients with active NHIF cards.
How do I contact Marie Stopes Hospital in Kenya?
To get in contact the hospital, follow this link to see the Marie Stopes Kenya Contacts. Stadium rd, Opp. The Legio Maria Hosp. Kericho Along Moi Avenue, Ganjoni. Opp. Kenya Commercial Bank, Mombasa Please come visit again. The easiest way to do this is to subscribe to this blog.
What is Marie Stopes?
Marie Stopes is a sexual and reproductive healthcare provider in Kenya, offering affordable services such as cervical cancer screening, pregnancy care, STI and HIV testing as well as family planning.
Where can I find a clinic in Nairobi?
The following are clinic branches and their contacts: Physical location: Kenyatta Market, Masera House, 2nd Floor, Nairobi County Physical location: Kencom House, 1st Floor, Room 159, Nairobi CBD
Where can I find the Nairobi police station in Kenya?
Physical location: Kibera near the Chief’s Office and behind the DO’s Office, Nairobi County Physical location: Kangemi Shopping Center Palace Building, Off Waiyaki Way, Nairobi County Physical location: Kitamaiyu House on the 1st Floor along Uhuru Street in Kiambu County.