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BUIKWE DISTRICT HEALTH SECTOR

The district has three health sub districts (HSDS). These are:-

  • Buikwe west health sub district
  • Buikwe south health sub district
  • Buikwe north health sub district.

The district has 53 health units including 5 Hospitals; 26 of all health units are public health facilities.

Summary of all health units in Buikwe district

 

Hospitals

HC IIIS

HC IIS

Total

Government

 1

 11

 17

 29

PNFP

 3

 2

 5

 10

PFP

 1

 0

 13

 14

Total

 5

 13

 35

 53

 

Hospital found in Buikwe district

Kawolo hospital is a public (Government) Hospital

St. Charles Lwanga – Buikwe, Nyenga and Nkokonjeru Hospital – private not for profit (PNFP) Hospitals which are SCL, all owned by the catholic medical bureau.

Scoul, ligazi hospital is a private hospital owned by the sugar corporation of Uganda limited (SCOUL)

Health centre iv: The district has no health centre iv.

Health centre IIIS

Buikwe has 13 health centre IIIS of which 2 are PNFPs, 10 are public and 1 is institutional (army)

Many health centres have been renovated.