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08:06
08:06

Health Centre Resorts to VHTs to Fill Staffing Gaps districts 2

Hawa Barious, a Nursing Officer at Shuuku Health Centre says they use the Village Health Team members to take records of patients and dispense medicine at the pharmacy.
07:34
07:34

Sheema Health Workers Sleep in Treatment Rooms medical workers 1 2 Top story

Dr. Gelvase Twine, the in-Charge of Shuuku Health Centre IV shares his house with four other health workers, including a female staff. Three male health workers occupy the bed room while the other sleeps in the garage.
18:09
18:09

Bugembe Health Centre Suspends Theatre Operations for Two Years health centres 1

According to the deputy in-charge, Dr. Wilson Mwanje, the facility lacks an anaesthetist since the previous one died two years ago.
07:50
07:50

Village Health Teams on the Spot for Treating Patients health centres 2

Last month in Katebwa Sub County, two female VHTs were blamed for the death of two newly born babies.
07:56
07:56

MOH Officials Grilled Over Recruitment Of Health Workers health centres 4

The Ministry of Health officials were on Thursday put on the spotlight to explain what happened to 3 billion shillings meant for recruitment of Doctors and critical health workers. Appearing before the health committee, state minister for health Dr Elioda Tumwesigye stated that they needed 1.9 billion shillings to carry out a second phase of recruitment exercise to fill over 20,000 vacancies.
12:26
12:26

Private Schools in Kabarole Lack Clinics medical supplies 1

In an incident that happened over the weekend, Rebecca Kimuli, a S.3 student of His Mercy Secondary School in Kisomoro Sub County fell sick. Since there wasn\'t any health facility at the school, she was rushed to Fort Portal referral hospital, where she died on arrival.
15:53
15:53

Masaka Health Workers Sleep in Wards as Housing Crisis Worsens health centres 1

Health workers in Masaka have resorted to sleeping in wards because they do not have sleeping quarters. The nurses and their families share sleeping space with patients.
19:44
19:44

Kaicumu Health Centre II Run By One Nurse vht 2

Benon Kareebi has for five years been carrying the greater load of running the centre; prescribing and dispensing drugs, dressing the injured and providing antenatal care for expectant mothers.
16:45
16:45

MPs Shocked By State of Lyantonde Health Centres no doctors 1

During the night, patients are expected to provide their own lighting if they can afford to buy kerosene for the lamps. In most cases, the MPs were informed by Dr. Okoth Obbo, the district health officer, that doctors work by phone torch light.
13:00
13:00

Sembabule Doctor Abandons Health Centre for Private Job health centres 1

A doctor hired by Sembabule district to man its main Health Centre Four has opted to work for a private hospital allegedly owned by Sembabule LC 5 Chairperson Dr. Elly Muhumuza.
21:52
21:52

Improve Health Facilities at Health Centres to Decongest Referral Hospitals poor housing 2

Selyanzi went on to reveal that Bugembe health centre does not have scanners, or any sort of x-ray facilities required to treat people with fractures. The mini theatre has not functioned for the last ten years.
15:26
15:26

Buhweju Health Centre Has Had No Doctor for 5 Years health centres 2

A visit by residents and local leaders of Buhweju district to Nsiika health centre four on Tuesday left many disappointed and shocked at the deteriorating hygiene and sanitation there. They were also surprised to learn that the health centre has allegedly operated without a doctor on staff for 5 years.
11:46
11:46

First Health Centre III Excites Locals In Migyera health centres

The construction of a Heath Centre Three in Migyera town council, Nakasongola district, has excited local residents who expressed optimism of accessing better medical services. St. Francis Migyera Health Unit was on Thursday commissioned by the Catholic Bishop of Kasana-Luweero diocese, Right Reverend Paul Ssemwogerere.
16:53
16:53

Health Centre Turned Into Sub County Offices health centres

Staff quarters of Bweramule health centre II in Ntoroko district have been turned into Bweramule Sub County offices. The health center is the only health facility in the sub county. The four-roomed house, which was constructed last year by World Vision, an international non-governmental organisation, was supposed to house the in-charge of the health centre and three nurses.
14:35
14:35

Govt Considers Motorcycle Ambulances to Cut Costs health centres 2

Government through the Ministry of Health plans to use motorcycle ambulances to transport patients who need emergency health care services in the health facilities across the country instead of vehicles.
12:40
12:40

Patients Accuse Kabale Health Centre Workers of Mistreatment health centres

Casual labourers at Hamurwa health centre IV have come under fire from the patients admitted at the health facility over allegations of mistreatment.
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