The 2014 Conference, with the theme “Creating business Opportunities in Healthcare in East Africa”, was organised and hosted by the Kenya Healthcare Federation (KHF) and officially opened by the Cabinet Secretary for Health, James Macharia. Distinguished guests from EA Ministries of Health included Ruhakana Rugunda – Ministry of Health, Uganda, Chole Ndayikunda, Burundi representative and Margaret Mhando – Ministry of Health, Tanzania.
The EAHF In May, 2012, healthcare umbrella associations of EA countries met in Kampala and formed of the East African Healthcare Federation (EAHF). With the formation of EA Common Market, the EA private health sector realized the need to form a common platform to present regional private healthcare issues. Alongside the KHF, the EAHF comprises of the Uganda Healthcare Federation (UHF), Burundi Healthcare Federation (BHF), Association of Private Health Facilities in Tanzania (APHFTA) and Rwanda Healthcare Federation (RHF)