MINISTRY OF HEALTH SERVICES.
The department is responsible for implementation of national health policies at the county level.
It will be responsible for the provision of affordable and accessible health care services to all the county residents. The department is also responsible for county health care facilities including hospitals, dispensaries, health care centres, pharmacies,cemeteries, funeral parlours and crematoria.
Other roles include provision of ambulance services, promotion of primary health care, licensing and control of undertakings that sell food to the public, veterinary services, cemeteries, and refuse removal, refuse dumps and solid waste disposal.