Article Published: 29 Nov 2017 - 2:43pm
The United States government donated motorcycles and laptop computers to Uganda's Ministry of Health as part of its ongoing effort to strenghten the health commodity supply chain system and improve the health status of Ugandans.
Article Published: 24 Nov 2017 - 7:40pm
Today was a colorful day as the PS Dr. Atwiine Diana, Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Jane Ruth Aceng and the Executive Director of CPHL, Dr. Nabadda Susan received the Katikkiro of Buganda, Charles Peter Mayiga to hand over the donated Sickle cell testing kits from the Buganda Kingdom
Article Published: 23 Nov 2017 - 11:04am
On 22nd November 2017, UNHLS in collaboration with the USAID/Uganda Health Supply Chain Project officially launched the electronic Lab SPARS database.
Article Published: 22 Nov 2017 - 11:17am
POCT(Point of care testing) is simply a medical test done at a patient care/ bedside. With its numerous advantages, there is an ongoing 3 days training of trainers from Masaka and Jinja districts since 20th Nov 2017.
Article Published: 18 Nov 2017 - 3:29pm
The just ended 3days (16-18Nov 2017) training for the second/additional Hub bike riders was to introduce them to Bio risk Management, Bioethics and code of conduct pertaining the field, personal protective equipment, decontamination, sterilization & disinfection, to mention but a few. The training involved video presentations and practical demonstrations for quick administration of information and shared knowledge.
Article Published: 16 Nov 2017 - 6:03pm
Early this morning, the masters and Phd holders in Laboratory Medicine met with the top management to discuss key issues that would benefit both parties.
Article Published: 15 Nov 2017 - 5:30pm
As a way to have achievable goals, the IP lab advisors had a meeting to review performance of individual IPs for the last six months and plans for the next six months.
Article Published: 8 Nov 2017 - 2:19pm
As one of the key regions, viral load followup and point of care roll out workshop was conducted in karamoja region for two days from 6th-7th Nov 2017 and followed up with a 10 days mentorship program to the seven karamoja distircts and hubs.
Article Published: 3 Nov 2017 - 12:00pm
Following the previous viral load workshop in Mbarara, the team needed to review the VL training guidelines and finalize the IAC package. So the continuity of the activity was from 30th Oct to 3rd Nov 2017 at Royal Suites Bugolobi.
Article Published: 2 Nov 2017 - 6:56pm
The Uganda Medical Laboratory Technology Association runs an annual scientific conference from Arua district with the theme "Laboratory Systems Strengthening for a Resilient Health System". The objective is to promote and maintain high standards of professionalism and excellence in Medical Laboratory Service delivery in Uganda and beyond. The conference began yesterday with presentations of the annual findings and projects from the UMLTA members. So many activities are being carried out with exhibition inclusive. as seen in the pictures below.