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CONSTRUCTION OF A NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT IS LAUNCHED AT ST. KIZITO HOSPITAL MATANY

The Board of Governors on the 24th of November 2022, launched the construction of a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at hospital site, next to the maternity ward which is housing the currently overwhelmed neonatal unit. This ground breaking ceremony followed the routine Board of Governors meeting which took place earlier in the day. Representatives from […]

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CHAIN OF DUTY AND RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE HOSPITAL

A chain of duty is a line used to ensure the service offered, fulfills its obligations concerning work-related well-being, safety, and work fluidity. The idea behind it is, that everyone’s duty links to the other. Our daily duties and responsibilities guide the growth and advancement of the organization. Our devotion and love for our day-to-day […]

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The Devastating Story of Grace’s “Babies”

In a trend of repeated loss, she continued to live. Grace’s, every trial to raise a life keeps on ending in heartbreak, leaving her too defenseless to every hateful person’s mockery. Her quest for the happiness that comes with having children has yet to bear fruit in her life. Thus far, it has turned out […]

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THE PLEA OF TWO YOUNG MEN

When our bodies are in pain and our hearts begin to question our life path, the fear of losing our precious life takes a toll on our normal reasoning, sending us into a spiral of fantasy. Looking for hope in a difficult situation becomes our primary goal, and we embark on that journey by bringing […]

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MALNUTRITION IN KARAMOJA, FROM THE EXPERT’S PERSPECTIVE

MALNUTRITION IN KARAMOJA, FROM THE EXPERT’S PERSPECTIVE St. Kizito Hospital Matany Nutrition Unit Malnutrition is a condition or encounter, which is never desirable in a young child’s early life development. However, undernutrition is a reality that many young children are suffering from without their choice. Mr. Samuel, a well-trained and educated personnel, has added this […]

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ONE OF THE MIRACLES IN MATANY HOSPITAL, KARAMOJA

A One on One with Mark, the Witness of the Rare Miracles (by Post. Andrew Kaggwa) Dear esteemed readers, meet a reality about the mysterious recovery of a young man, Lobuli Mark which has left the doctors, nurses and attendants in awe and wonder. Such situations should not be ignored but should rather be closely […]

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THE BATTLE TO DEFEAT INSECURITY

In Karamoja, insecurity has become a perpetual and infinite race. The old insecurity curse continues to pass down from generation to generation, destroying any previously established stability. For the region sitting at the top end of Northeastern Uganda, hope has turned to despair, and love has turned to hatred, all because of the need for […]

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INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY EVENT

International Nurses’ Day is a global event celebrated on May 12th of every year to commemorate the work of Nurses in healthcare. The date was chosen as it is the Birth date of Florence Nightingale, a British social reformer and the founder of modern nursing. It is sponsored by the international council of Nurses (ICN). […]

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THE VHT – FAMILY LED MUAC TRAINING CONDUCTED IN MATANY HOSPITAL ON THE 2ND APRIL, 2022

THE VHT – FAMILY LED MUAC TRAINING CONDUCTED IN MATANY HOSPITAL ON THE 2ND APRIL, 2022 MUAC (Mid-upper arm circumference) is another anthropometric measure that requires minimal equipment and little training. The objective of the training that was conducted in Matany was to train VHTs to be able to train household care givers (parents) on […]

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HAPPY PALM SUNDAY CELEBRATION

HAPPY PALM SUNDAY CELEBRATION – 10TH APRIL 2022 Christians’ Holy Week began on Happy Palm Sunday 2022, while Jesus Christ, as a guiding Angel & King, entered Jerusalem, the city of love or peace. This year, Palm Sunday was celebrated on April 10th, 2022, and will precede Easter Day on April 17th. The day is […]