Information on Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)
National Public Health Laboratory is a public health facility comprising of several reference laboratory units that provide referral services linking national, international and county laboratories. The NPHL is mandated to perform specialized testing for priority infectious and non-communicable diseases, laboratory-based disease surveillance, and to provide quality assurance for the public health laboratory network.
While fulfilling its mandate of laboratory policy formulation and leadership, the NPHL ensures that its operation is within the management system requirements as prescribed by ISO 9000:2008. The NPHL also promotes quality laboratory systems as it provides national referral services to both public and private health sector