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10:16
10:16

Drug Shortage Hits Biiso Health Center III Health facility 1 4

David Lukumu, the Health Center In charge, says they lack essential supplies such as anti-malaria drugs, antibiotics, vaccines, syringes, gloves, catheters, and gauze among others.
18:05
18:05

St. Pauls HCIV in Kasese Struggling Without PPE's covid-19 6 2

The facility has received five suspected coronavirus cases with four of these sent into self-isolation without any formal examination due to lack of protective gears and transport. One other walk-in case of contact was picked by the district health team and taken to Bwera Hospital for testing.
10:28
10:28

Kasese Municipal health Center III Struggling to Handle Evacuated Patients kilembe 4 2

Esther Nakiryowa, another patient from Kilembe Hospital, says she had to buy some of her drugs from a private facility since they were not available at the health center III. She says she has no extra money to acquire medicines privately.
11:04
11:04

Luweero Hospital Faces Shortage of Beds as Patient Numbers Surge patients 3 1

The increase in patient numbers follows the elevation of the facility from a Health Centre IV to a Hospital status in September. Records show that the number of deliveries have since increased from 200 to 300 per month, with at least 20 caesarian births, while out patients have increased to 300 visits per day.
13:01
13:01

Gov't Donates Food to Hoima Regional Referral Hospital patients 4 1

The food relief that was handed over to the hospital management on Tuesday include 15000 kg of Posho,3465kg of beans,1400 litres of milk and 350kg of salt. The donated food items will only be distributed to inpatients.
12:14
12:14

Patients Shun Kibiro Health Center II over Absenteeism of Health Workers Health facility 1 4

Godfrey Abigaba, the Kibiro LCI Chairperson says that absenteeism of health workers has forced patients to walk for about 15 km to Kigorobya Health Centre IV.
17:04
17:04

Patient Numbers Drop at Kasese Health Facilities health facility 4 2

Dr James Muliwabyo, the Health Centre in Charge Kasese Municipal Health Centre III says the number of patients coming to the facility has drastically gone down in the last two weeks. Muliwabyo says on average the facility is currently receiving between 30 and 40 outpatients daily from the previous 60.
07:19
07:19

Patients Protest Absence of Drugs at Kasese Municipal Health Centre 1 1

Joy Biira, one of protesters said she is often given pain killers and advised to buy essential medicines from private pharmacies. She wondered how the health center can operate without essential medicine.
19:14
19:14

Buliisa Yellow Fever Patients Isolated at Home isolation center 2

Dr. Nelson Naisye, the Buliisa District Health Officer told Uganda Radio Network that they have decided to monitor the patients in their home due to lack of funds to establish a Yellow Fever isolation center at Bullisa Hospital.
11:32
11:32

Acute Drug Shortage Hits Buliisa Hospital DHO 3 1 Top story

Dr. Nelson Naisye, the Buliisa District Health Officer-DHO, says the hospital lacks essential medicines such as anti-malaria drugs, antibiotics, vaccines and medical supplies such as syringes, gloves, catheters and gauze among others.
15:01
15:01

Tonya Health Center III Staff on the Spot Over Harassment patients 6

Patients and locals seeking health services at the facility are faulting the hospital staff of harassment, late coming and gross absenteeism from duty. They want immediate disciplinary action taken against the errant staff.
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