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10:02
10:02

Bishop Odongo Decries Corruption at Soroti Hospital bishop kosea odongo 1 5

Omoya notes that his office has caused arrests of more than 10 people for different corruption tendencies but none has been prosecuted.
16:31
16:31

Soroti Hospital Crowded With More Attendants Than Patients 1 2

According to the Principle Hospital Administrator, Benzy Omoya, each patient admitted in the wards has a minimum of four attendants who stay within the hospital, causing congestion in the hospital.
19:32
19:32

Injured Amuria Student Still Yearns for Justice amuria high school 1 1 Top story

URN followed the matter and discovered that the patient was discharged from Soroti Regional Referral Hospital before he could receive the required treatment and surgery.
12:57
12:57

Twenty New Urinary Tract Infections Treated at Soroti Hospital Daily Dr. Wilson Etolu 2 1

At Soroti Regional Referral Hospital, at least 20 patients are diagnosed with UTIs daily, according the Consultant Physician, Dr. Wilson Etolu. He says that most of the patients diagnosed with UTIs present with Lower Abdominal Pain, difficulty in passing urine among other complications.
16:23
16:23

Update: 24 Students Admitted at Soroti Hospital Soroti district 1 1

Dr. Athanasius Ariengu, the in- charge of emergency unit at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital says that some of the injured students have undergone operation and others subjected to different scans to establish internal injuries.
11:19
11:19

Soroti Hospital Gets CT Scan Machine CT Scan services 1 1

The machines that were delivered around April this year have been mounted and assembled in one of the new buildings behind the main theatre. The installation of the CT Scan in Soroti marks the end of long travels to Mbale, more than 100 kilometers away from Soroti for the CT Scan services.
14:22
14:22

Electricity Sparks Leave Patients in Disarray in Soroti Hospital 2 3

Some of the affected patients were on life support, while others were undergoing blood transfusions and intravenous (IV) treatments. The sparks coincided with a drizzle that began around 10:00 pm on Wednesday night.
16:23
16:23

Intern Medic Arrested for Extorting Money from Patients Soroti West CPS 2 2

Omoya says that the hospital conducts a diabetes clinic on Fridays and it appears that the intern took the advantage to solicit money from unsuspecting patients who need services.
07:51
07:51

Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Confirmed in Soroti Dr. Wilson Etolu 1

The patient is a 41-year-old woman from Aprikila Sub County in Kaberamaido District. She was admitted to Soroti Regional Referral Hospital on Wednesday after a referral from Kaberamaido Hospital where she was taken to treat a headache and stomachache earlier in the week.
12:05
12:05

Soroti Hospital to Benefit from Equipment Worth UGX 1.2B 1 2

Dr. Mwanga said that there is an urgent need for equipment in the hospital to help with the surging number of patients seeking treatment.
12:53
12:53

Kumi Woman Arrested with Baby Stolen from Primary School Mother 1 1

Aketch was arrested from Kobwin village in Ngora District, seven hours after stealing the baby from her mother, Salume Asege, 19. The mother was a pupil in Tubur Primary School in Tubur Sub County, Soroti district who conceived during the Covid- 19 lockdown last year.
10:32
10:32

Teso Leaders Reject Transfer of Soroti Hospital Director Dr. Ben Watmon 1 2

A letter authored by Soroti District Chairperson, Simon Peter Edoru Ekuu on behalf of Teso District Chairpersons raises an objection to the transfer of Dr Mwanga who has been in Soroti for just three years. in the letter, the chairpersons argue that the transfer is likely to negatively affect service delivery at Soroti Hospital.
10:36
10:36

Soroti Medics to Be Decorated for Siamese Twin Separation Conjoined twins 1 1

Dr Epodoi, the Consultant Surgeon led a team that conducted a highly risky operation, to separate a conjoined twin from a dead sibling in March 2021. The operation took place six days after the birth of the conjoined twins, and, according to the medics, the deceased twin had already started decomposing.
12:16
12:16

MoH Secures Another UGX. 94B for Oxygen Plants Medical Oxygen 1 2

The supply of medical oxygen became a serious challenge for the country at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic when more and more severe COVID-19 patients were admitted to hospitals, especially during the second wave of the pandemic mid this year.
07:20
07:20

Soroti Hospital Records Reduction in COVID-19 Admissions COVID-19 Pandemic 2 1

Dr. Wilson Etolu, the COVID-19 Focal Point Person at the hospital says that all the patients admitted at CTU are not vaccinated against the coronavirus. He explains that Soroti district/ city is currently the hotspot of the deadly virus followed by Ngora, Serere, Kumi, Amuria and Katakwi districts. Before Soroti district/city, Kumi was the hotspot of the virus.
06:24
06:24

Soroti Extends COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign to Bars Soroti District 3 1

Dr. Wilson Etolu, the COVID-19 Focal Point Person at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital, says that they arrived at the decision following the poor turn up of people for the vaccination exercise.
19:41
19:41

Nakatunya Prison Closed after Surge in COVID-19 Infections COVID- 19 Scare 1 2

The facility was closed last week to allow fumigation and treatment of the affected inmates and staff. According to the Resident District Commissioner of Soroti, Patrick Okumu, the decision was taken to allow the COVID-19 team and management of prison to streamline on some issues he declined to mention.
09:14
09:14

Gov't Airlifts 53 Gas Cylinders to Soroti Hospital COVID-19 Epidemic 1

The intervention at Soroti Regional Referral Hospital is part of the timely emergency response and delivery of medicines and medical supplies to all government health facilities, according the Ministry of Health. The Hospital has been relying on vehicles for delivery of oxygen but the demand in hospital has recently overwhelmed the facility. The vehicles sometimes take two days to return with the oxygen.
15:56
15:56

Imposter Arrested in Soroti Hospital 1 1

Denis Echiku, a resident of Katine Sub County was arrested by the police after a tip-off from patients. Echiku has been camping at Ward 1 and extorting money from unsuspecting patients who need x-ray services.
09:21
09:21

Lack of Oxygen Costing Lives in Soroti Hospital- MPs Dr. Wilson Etolu 3 1

The oxygen plant in the hospital produces only five cylinders of oxygen in two hours, a rate that falls far below the 150 cylinders a day required for the current number of patients at the COVID-19 Treatment Unit. Currently, the unit is managing 74 patients with 45 severe cases on oxygen support, while 98 others are in home-based care.
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