Article Published: 23 May 2017 - 8:41pm
A-LIS has a number of modules that are accessible across the health laboratory network. Before the launch, SOPs(Standard Operating Procedures) for the modules are being developed so as to guide the users on how to use the system which will be followed by a TOT(training of trainers).
Article Published: 22 May 2017 - 7:48pm
Even though machines may be the order of the day, there are some operations that do not need machines. The Hub Lab managers are being trained on the first line maintenance of non-automated equipment for 5 days till Friday 26th May, 2017.
Article Published: 19 May 2017 - 5:05pm
It was a pleasure having students from the Karolinska Institute of Global Health Program(University of Sweden) attached to UCU Mukono, visit to understand the Sample transport System.
Article Published: 18 May 2017 - 9:49pm
The mayor Nakawa Division, Mr. Bilimwezo Ronald Nsubuga had a brief meeting with us and appreciated our services, the beauty of the area, the cooperation between us and them as Nakawa division, not forgetting the outreach on women's day with highly specialized doctors to attend to women for free and with ease. He has invited us in a Nakawa's stakeholders' meeting that he is planning in form of a breakfast where people will talk about the Nakawa we want as they build a strong network.
Article Published: 18 May 2017 - 8:58pm
Finally the Laboratory Information System that was installed in facilities awaiting use, has been tested in Jinja, Masaka and Mubende referral hospitals. Lab technicians and clinicians were able to interact with the system and patients received reports generated by the system. The users appreciated and embraced the system. Soon A-LIS will be officially launched.
Article Published: 16 May 2017 - 5:05pm
In an effort to aid the recently trained Lab SPARS supervisors with transport means, Uganda National Health Laboratory Services and Uganda Health Supply Chain organized a six days’ training in defensive riding for the Lab SPARS supervisors. The training began yesterday 15th – 20th, May 2017 at Garuga Motor Cross Track. The Defensive motorcycle riding course will be followed by a riding test conducted by an Inspector of Vehicles from the Police traffic unit.
Article Published: 15 May 2017 - 5:28pm
In a convention at Namirembe Diocese yesterday, a team was able to carry out free sickle cell screening during the event from Cathedral gardens.
Article Published: 13 May 2017 - 8:28pm
It was an honor to have Otto Lucy, the Principal social development officer family for Ministry of Gender Labour and social development tested with all other clients on such a day as we draw closer to the international family day for the ministry. It was a great turn up and we are looking forward to all people knowing their status and how to go about it.
Article Published: 11 May 2017 - 3:10pm
There are various ways on how people try to treat and suppression diseases. So the sickle cell team from the UNHLS body decided to call Herbal researchers for a training so as to understand the Sickle cell disease and given psycho-social support and home management skills.
Article Published: 6 May 2017 - 6:46pm
As a continuation of the mobilization by the woman Councilor of Butabika, we registered 235 clients for the services rendered today. Know your health status for a better living.