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Apr 2021 4 results
10:40
10:40

Kitgum COVID-19 Taskforce Considers Sensitization over Low Vaccine Uptake 1

Kitgum district received 3,120 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccines. But, statistical data obtained from the district health department indicates that by Sunday, April 25, only 537 people had been vaccinated. The data indicates that out of the registered 720 health workers, only 192 have received the jab, 144 teachers had received the jab against the targeted 1,189 and only 47 security personnel have been vaccinated.
08:03
08:03

NDA Moves to Register Herbalists 2 3

According to Mutyaba, the Health Ministry has since established that 60% of Ugandans consume herbal medicine. He reveals that NDA has so far registered and cleared over 180 locally made herbal medicines.
07:24
07:24

Unbalanced Medic, Patient Ratio Impedes Nutrition Sensitization in Luweero Caritas Kasanaensis 6 2

According to Kisaakye, a general hospital should have more than 40 medics, while a health center IV should have at least 40, HC 3 14 and HC 2 at least 4 medics. He says that because of the staff shortage, the medic to patient ratio in Luweero stands at 1:50, which is a huge number. He says that each medic, is supposed to attend to 25 patients in need of nutrition messages, but in Luweero its overwhelming, because the number is more than doubled for each.
Apr 2021 4 results