Girl with Ebola Crossed into Uganda. Is Isolated At Bwera Says Ministry of Health

Uganda’s ministry of health confirms a case of what is calls “imported ebola” at the border of the east african country with it’s western neighbour, the Democratic Republic of Congo. The case was detected in the district of Kasese, 472 km west of the capital Kampala. The confirmed case is of a 9 year old … Read more Girl with Ebola Crossed into Uganda. Is Isolated At Bwera Says Ministry of Health

New York State Senate Health Committee is in Toronto on a Two Day Visit

Senator Gustavo Rivera, chairman of the New York state Senate health committee, is in Toronto, Canada on a two day fact finding mission aimed at furthering a legislative agenda that should culminate in the state of New York developing it’s own single-payer health care system. On the committee’s agenda is attainment of a more refined … Read more New York State Senate Health Committee is in Toronto on a Two Day Visit

Methylergometrine

Also methylergonovine maleate injection USP Composition Its a clear, colourles solution in ampoules of 1ml containing 0.2mg methylergometrine maleate Other ingredients: maleic acid, sodium chloride, water for injection. Indication Routine management after delivery of the placenta; postpartum atony and heamorrhage; sub-involution. Dosage and administration Intramuscularly: 1ml (0.2mg) after delivery of anterior shoulder, after delivery of … Read more Methylergometrine

Dr Mbonye petitions high court, halting reqruitment at health ministry

Dr Anthony Mbonye successfully petitioned the High court to block a recruitment proccess to fill senior positions at the health ministry’s headquarters, including the one he holds – director general health services – in acting capacity. According to the daily monitor, this comes on the eve of an Inspector general of government (IGG) office investigation … Read more Dr Mbonye petitions high court, halting reqruitment at health ministry

Health professionals among most sought after on Uganda’s labour market

Uganda National bureau of statistics recently released results of a survey carriedout between 2011 to 2015. It looks at the demand patterns in the labour market focusing on job advertisements carried in the daily monitor and newvision papers. This survey was the subject of a recent article by the Observer Newspaper that concluded – accountants, … Read more Health professionals among most sought after on Uganda’s labour market

Ministry of Health and partners gear up to control and eliminate Schistosomiasis in Uganda

The Ministry of Health with support from partners convened a two-day meeting to discuss control and elimination of Schistosomiasis (Bilharzia) in Uganda. The meeting provides an opportunity for the experts to review the details of Ministry of Health’s NTD programme implementation, coverage of the different interventions, possible reasons for the resurgence of schistosomiasis and provide … Read more Ministry of Health and partners gear up to control and eliminate Schistosomiasis in Uganda

A look at Uganda’s HIV prevalence rate and how the infection is spread out among the population

Uganda’s Adult HIV prevalence drops to 6.0% from 7.3%, according to the recently released 2016 Uganda Population based HIV Impact Assessment (UPHIA) Survey Results. According to the survey, approximately 1.3 million people (adults and children) are living with HIV in Uganda. Adult HIV prevalence was higher among women at 7.5% compared to 4.3% among men. … Read more A look at Uganda’s HIV prevalence rate and how the infection is spread out among the population

Ebola might not be going anywhere just yet

#Ebola | This May of 2017, the Democratic Republic of #Congo registered an ebola outbreak with over 39 deaths attributed to the viral #disease. Many more are reportedly undergoing treatment. But with a survival rate of 50% at the lower end, the casualities are far from over. Across the border to the country’s East in … Read more Ebola might not be going anywhere just yet

Kyetume School of Nursing and Midwifery

#UgNursingSchools | Kyetume School of Nursing and Midwifery is a private nursing school in Uganda approved by the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Sports and licenced by the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (#UNMC). The school is located in Lwengo, an area in the Masaka district of Uganda. Brief history According to UgFacts.com, the … Read more Kyetume School of Nursing and Midwifery

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