Thursday, 22 August, 2019
The Ministry of Health in collaboration with Amref Health Africa in Kenya, with support from the Global Fund
continually strives to improve laboratory systems in Kenya in order to optimize services in HIV, TB and malaria
programs. Delivery of timely quality laboratory services is a key component of devolved health functions. In the
spirit of achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC) the collaboration intends to support integrated specimen
referral system for the next eighteen months aimed at increasing coverage, uptake and access to diagnostics,
thus reducing catastrophic costs by referring the samples rather than patients.
Amref Health Africa in Kenya invites sealed tenders from eligible bidders to provide transportation services for
clinical specimens in the four counties (Nyeri, Laikipia, Isiolo and Marsabit). Interested bidders are required to
bid for a minimum of one county but may bid for all counties. Bids must target all facilities per county to be
Local organisations operating in the above areas are encouraged to apply.