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President Museveni cautions medics against selfish political elements

Views: 1 RUKUNGIRI: President Yoweri has today cautioned medical practitioners against selfish political elements who cannot develop and transform this country. “I call upon the entire medical fraternity to resist ideological disorientation from selfish political elements that cannot benefit the development and transformation of our nation,” he said. The president made the call in a […]

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MPs advocate for robust funding for national healthcare

Views: 0Members of Parliament on the Budget Committee have called for government commitment in providing sufficient funding to the Ministry of Health. Bukanga County Member of Parliament, Hon. Stephen Kangwagye  emphasized the need to prioritise funding for the procurement of testing kits in health centres across the country. He observed that poor diagnosis of non-communicable

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𝗚𝗔𝗠𝗘-𝗖𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗚𝗘𝗥 𝗜𝗡 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗡𝗨𝗥𝗦𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗙𝗜𝗘𝗟𝗗 𝗔𝗦 𝗔 𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗜𝗡𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗖𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗘𝗥 𝗢𝗣𝗘𝗡𝗦 𝗜𝗧𝗦 𝗗𝗢𝗢𝗥𝗦 𝗜𝗡 𝗡𝗔𝗜𝗥𝗢𝗕𝗜

Views: 0The State Department for Diaspora Affairs PS Roseline K. Njogu on Friday officially opened the Ready Care Staffing Africa Limited in Kilimani Nairobi. The facility will play a pivotal role in preparing nurses for the National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN), an exam that previously required Kenyan candidates to travel to India or South

𝗚𝗔𝗠𝗘-𝗖𝗛𝗔𝗡𝗚𝗘𝗥 𝗜𝗡 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗡𝗨𝗥𝗦𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗙𝗜𝗘𝗟𝗗 𝗔𝗦 𝗔 𝗧𝗥𝗔𝗜𝗡𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗖𝗘𝗡𝗧𝗘𝗥 𝗢𝗣𝗘𝗡𝗦 𝗜𝗧𝗦 𝗗𝗢𝗢𝗥𝗦 𝗜𝗡 𝗡𝗔𝗜𝗥𝗢𝗕𝗜 Read More »

Kampala,Uganda:Minister appeals for three-phase transformers to power hospitals

Views: 0 ELECTRICITY: Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng has appealed for three-phase transformers to power hospital equipment across the country Parliament: The deficient power supply to hospitals across the country poses a challenge in operating key equipment, the Minister of Health, Hon. Jane Ruth Aceng, has told MPs. Aceng said that despite the procurement of high

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THE HEALTH SECTOR IN UGANDA

Views: 23 Meet  Lt. Col.(Dr) Ivan Edwards, the first flight Surgeon of Ugandan descent in the US Military (R) and Major (Dr) Rachael Nambusi,the first female flight Surgeon of Ugandan descent.Both are US Air Force Flight Surgeons.  Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/Photo/KMA Updates. In their view, critical issues such as the very fragmented and ill equipped

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Ministry of Health confirms Africa Mercy’s® return to Madagascar in 2024

Views: 0Arrival Africa Mercy(Source: Mercy Ships) During the field service, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, the ship’s medical professionals, and teams will aim to provide more than 1,150 free specialized surgeries as well as targeted training for healthcare professionals ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar, September 25, 2023/ — Recent meetings between the Ministry of Health and

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Parliament awaits medical board approval to pay MP Ssegirinya’s bills

Views: 0Parliament will foot the medical bills of Hon. Muhammad Ssegirinya (NUP, Kawempe Division North) once his documents are in order with the Uganda Medical Board. The Deputy Speaker, Thomas Tayebwa, made the commitment during plenary sitting on Tuesday, 22 August 2023 following social media concerns that Ssegirinya had not received financial support towards his

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Kampala,Uganda:Address payment of pre-medical interns

Views: 0The Speaker, Anita Among has tasked the Prime Minister, Robinah Nabbanja to present a report on the progress of payment of pre-medical interns. “This report will help us as the legislature to plan better on how much money should be allocated to the health sector to cater for such matters,” said Among. She said

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Hundreds of people Sunday morning took part in the ongoing National Day of Physical Activity, trekking a distance of about seven kilometres.

Views: 0The activity kicked off at about 7:30 am from Kololo airstrip, via Yusufu Lule road, through Kamwokya and back to the airstrip. Health minister Dr Jane Ruth Aceng during the National Day Of Physical Activity at Kololo. The Minister of Energy and Mineral Development, Ruth Nankabirwa, was the chief walker representing His Excellency the President

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