The Results based Financing approach requires that resources are only allocated based on the level of outcome, unlike the currently system where health facilities are equally financed depending on their respective levels.
Walusimbis intervention follows an eviction notices issued to a section of residents of Kasubi village in Masaka municipality, to pave way for the construction of a regional Heart Institute in the area.
Dr Stuart Musisi, the Masaka district medical officer who is also the coordinator of the Yellow Fever Vaccination exercise in greater Masaka region says they have not yet received funding and the vaccines needed to roll-out the exercise.
State Minister for Health Elioda Tumwesigye observes that a reasonable number of health personnel have become victims of health ailments and deaths resulting from addictions. He Describes the trend as surprising and unfortunate
They claim that most of them were last paid in October, while some had their names deleted from the government payroll under unclear circumstances. They say all efforts to have reinstatement have failed to materialize.
This morning over 200 VHT volunteers from Buwunga, Kyanamukaka, Kabonera, Mukungwe and Masaka municipality staged a protest accusing the two officials of disappearing with the money meant to pay their allowances.