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12:19
12:19

Two Senior Health Officials in Masindi Test Positive for COVID-19. 1 1

Dr Rogers Musinguzi, the Head of COVID-19 Case management team in Masindi district, told Uganda Radio Network on Monday morning that they are arranging to transfer the two senior health officials to either Entebbe hospital or Hoima Regional Referral Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Unit.
10:55
10:55

Panic As Masindi Man Dies of Ebola Like-Symptoms Death 1

Richard Businge, the Kitanyata 2 village chairperson, says that Abigaba was first admitted in a nearby clinic before he was transferred to Masindi Hospital when his condition worsened where he died from.
10:08
10:08

Masindi Receives 25,900 Face Masks COVID-19 2

Masindi district registered its first COVID-19 case on May 1,2020 after a police detective attached to Masindi Central police station tested positive for the Coronavirus during the Rapid Assessment survey conducted by the health ministry across the country.
13:39
13:39

Masindi Hospital Female Ward Turned into COVID-19 Isolation Center 1

The decision to turn the Female ward into the COVID-19 Isolation Center comes at a time when the Minsitry of health plans to have more COVID-19 Isolation centers across the country in anticipation of more COVID-19 cases around the country.
14:29
14:29

456 Corona Suspects Discharged in Masindi COVID-19 1 1

The suspects include 331 from Masindi Police Barracks, 22 from Masindi Hospital, 43 from Masindi Public Primary School, 34 from Masindi Army Barracks and 26 from Kabalega Secondary School.
14:50
14:50

Masindi District Recieves 660 COVID-19 Test Kits Task force 2 1

Dr. Patrick Baguma, the Acting Masindi District Health Officer-DHO, says following the confirmation of a case in the district, the Health ministry dispatched 660 COVID-19 Test kits to help them test some of the suspects more especially those at high risk.
13:36
13:36

44 Inmates Relocated to Masindi Public Primary School suspects 2 3

The suspects were relocated and quarantined on Wednesday evening according to police and health officials.
11:20
11:20

COVID-19: Minister warns Health Workers against Laying down Tools 11 4

Aceng who was assessing the COVID-19 situation in Masindi on Wednesday following a confirmed case says any health worker who will go on strike over lack of protective gear to treat COVID-19 patients must be dealt with accordingly saying this is a battle for survival not losing life.
13:11
13:11

Security Puzzled as Masindi Residents Flood Town Center 2

Eriabu Komurubuga, a resident of Masindi town, says there is need for security to strictly enforce the stay home directive by the president. He faults security for laxity in enforcing Covid19 preventive guidelines in the district.
14:48
14:48

Masindi Public Primary School Designated COVID-19 Isolation Centre Isolation center 2

Dr Rogers Musinguzi, the Head of COVID-19 Case Management team in Masindi, says that given the big number of people who came into direct contact with the police officer, they have decided to use Masindi Public Primary school to accommodate COVID-19 suspects since the only one Isolation centre at Masindi hospital is not appropriate.
12:41
12:41

COVID-19: Masindi Health Officials Tracing for 2300 Contacts

On Saturday, a police officer attached to Masindi central police station tested positive to COVID-19 during the ongoing health ministry community survey. He has since been transferred to Hoima Regional Referral hospital COVID-19 Treatment Unit.
13:22
13:22

COVID-19: Twenty Quarantined at Masindi General Hospital health officials

Those quarantined are five police officers, two suspects who had been arrested and detained at Masindi police station plus 13 others.
10:28
10:28

Masindi COVID-19 Patient Transferred to Hoima Regional Referral Hospital 1

The Masindi patient is one of the two people who tested positive to COVID-19 on Saturday bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 85 in the country. The other patient who tested positive is a 35-year old Kenyan male driver who entered the country through the Busia border.
17:34
17:34

Masindi Hospital Runs Out of Protective Gear health officials

Some of the protective gears which are out of stock at the hospital include masks, infrared thermometers, gumboots among others.
13:17
13:17

Vendors in Masindi Market Protest Over Uncollected Garbage market vendors 3 1

The vendors also contend that the general Hygiene in the market is appalling.
20:18
20:18

Blood Shortage Hits Masindi Hospital patients 3

Speaking to Uganda Radio Network on Monday Evening in his office, Dr. Katusiime the medical superintendent Masindi Hospital says is it now a week since the shortage hit the facility.
10:51
10:51

Crimean Congo Fever Outbreak In Masindi 2

Dr. John Turyagauraka, the Masindi district Health officer told Uganda Radio Network on Friday evening that the blood sample taken from Simon Muhangamaiso who died of suspected Ebola symptoms finally tested Positive for Crimean Congo fever. He says the Health ministry has also confirmed that who killed Muhangamaiso was not Ebola but rather Crimean Congo fever.
17:29
17:29

Allied Health Professional's Council Closes Clinics, Laboratories in Masindi team 2

Dr. Gino Abiriga, the Director Wananchi Clinic explained that he paid for the license but was yet to pick it from Kampala. His pleas to the team not to close his clinic and give him time to pick the license from Kampala fell on deaf ears.
12:21
12:21

Measles Outbreak Confirmed in Bunyoro Districts region 2

Dr. Fredrick Byenume, the Hoima District Health Inspector told Uganda Radio Network on Saturday that they have registered 47 cases in Hoima and Kikuube districts since Tuesday last week.
10:46
10:46

Suspected Meningitis Outbreak Claims Seven in Masindi disease outbreak

Dr. Turyagaruka says the suspected cases admitted at Masindi General Hospital are responding to treatment. He appealed to residents to rush patients with fever, stiff neck, vomiting and headache among other signs and symptoms to public health units for immediate attention.
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