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Home-Based Care Helped Fight Stigma-Director Moroto Hospital COVID-19 4 1 Top story

Dr. Ben Watmon, the Director Moroto Regional Referral Hospital, says there is a lot of stigma related to COVID-19 and lack of knowledge on the virus. He was addressing a team of Greater North COVID-19 Parliament Taskforce led by Koboko Municipality MP, Charles Ayume.
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Moroto Hospital Director Calls for Infrastructure Overhaul COVID-19 4 1

According to Dr. Watmon, they need a new intensive care unit, saying that they have tried to improvise by setting up beds and ventilators in substandard buildings.
11:09
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Moroto Hospital Administrator Charged with Abuse of Office 2

Mawa was reportedly not paying the employees on grounds that they had absconded from duty which was not the case.
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Karamoja Cleric Wants Locals Forced to Bury karamoja diocese 2 1

At the funeral, about 20 members of Atekok Imongora were subjected to lashes by the clan authorities after they were rounded up from different places for attempting to dodge the burial.
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Karamoja Hospitals Hit by Blood Shortage kaabong hospital 2

James Lemukol, the Napak, District Health Officer, says there is need for a blood bank in Karamoja to help patients.
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Three Injured in Botched Cattle Theft in Moroto matheniko warriors 1 1

Capt. Isaac Oware, the 3rd Division army spokesman, attributes the fresh cattle thefts to black cattle markets in the region. He told URN that while the locals arrange for cattle raids, there are businessmen on standby to buy and transport the stolen animals at night.
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Moroto Inmates Fought Over HIV Infection -Baine 1

One inmate, John Loupa was found hanging on Sunday in an isolation cell where he had been put by management after fighting his cellmate, David Ochen. Another, Samuel Losia was found bleeding after cutting up his stomach with a razor blade. Ochen and Losia are nursing injuries at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital.
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One Inmate Dead, Two Injured in Moroto moroto inmates 1

Information obtained by URN from Moroto hospital shows that Locha picked a quarrel with his cellmate identified as David Ochen, which degenerated into a fight. It is reported that after injuring Ochen who is admitted at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital, Locha decided to hang himself.
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Moroto TB Patients Abandon Treatment 1 1

Statistics from the district health office indicates that 87 patients recorded between January and March this year abandoned treatment
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Mothers Struggling to Complete Antenatal Visits ministry of health 2 1

Rews Ilukol, the acting Moroto District Health Officer, says antenatal visits among mothers are tagged to food.
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Moroto Mothers Walk to Delivery Empty Handed antenatal visits 3 1

Even those accompanied by relatives dont carry anything in preparation for the new born baby. URN found 22 year-old Catherine Longok in labour pain at Nakapelimen HC111. She was alone for more than 30 minutes before her sister arrived.
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Moroto Women Embrace Family Planning Services karamoja sub region 3

Moroto, like the entire Karamoja region, has recorded a poor response to family planning services over the years as a result of negative public perception and lack of adequate information regarding family planning services. In some places, family planning fueled domestic violence and led to the separation of couples.
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Moroto Hospital Management Split dr diana atwine 1

On March 30th, Dr Diana Atwine, the Ministry of health permanent secretary, interdicted Dr Nyeko and replaced him with Dr Alfred Francis Ogwang. But, unlike his predecessors, Dr Ogwang will only head the clinical department of the hospital, with finance and administration being handled by the principal hospital administrator, Godfrey Mawe. Dr. Atwine in a phone interview with URN said its a normal arrangement undertaken after careful considerations. She noted that Dr Ogwang, being a clinician, wanted to concentrate much on his professional work than management.
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Parliament Tasks Govt To Build Morgue at Moroto Hospital 1

Andema said some of the people brought to the hospital are abandoned by their relatives when they die forcing the hospital to bury their remains in Moroto municipal cemetery.
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