Table 1

Selected Uganda health facilities (hospitals and HC IVs)
Hospital Type Bed capacity District Population/Catchment area Distance from Kampala (Km) Health workers numbers
Dr CO Nur MW
1 Bugiri PH 100 24,800 166 5 - 34 12
2 Gombe PH 100 100,000 68 5 4 23 13
3 Iganga PH 120 51,800 205 9 - 61 22
4 Kakira NGH 100 49,000 100 2 27 2 2
5 Kasana - Luweero HC IV 150 100,000 86 3 - 9 12
6 Kawolo PH 110 35,500 45 3 - - -
7 Kayunga PH 150 23,100 74 2 7 25 18
8 Kiboga PH 120 16,600 132 4 18 50 15
9 Kisubi NGH 100 50,000 35 4 4 38 16
10 Kalisizo PH 200 32,700 150 4 8 - -
11 Mityana PH 120 266,100 77 4 - - -
12 Mubende PH 100 436,500 170 2 - - -
13 Rakai PH 100 466,300 174 4 7 7 14
14 Nakaseke GH 120 100,000 65 5 - - -
15 Nkozi NGH 100 100,000 85 2 5 10 7
16 Nyenga NGH 100 100,000 59 3 5 31 7
17 Villa Maria NGH 126 500,000 318 6 4 10 -
18 Kitovu NGH 220 228,200 140 6 5 40 14
19 Wakiso HC IV 30 50,000 40 1 1 - -
20 Kabula Lyantonde HCIV 30 25,000 202 3 5 27 16
21 Kasana luweero HCIV 30 100,000 86 3 - 9 12
22 St Stephen’s HCIV 20 100,000 7 1 2 4 4
23 Atitir HCIV 34 10,300 299 1 2 5 3
24 Serere HCIV 30 176,500 205 1 2 8 2

PH Public Hospital, HC IV Health center IV, GH General Hospital, NGH Non Governmental hospital, Dr Doctors, CO Clinical Officers, Nur Nurses, MW Midwives.

- missing data.

Source of data: Uganda task-shifting feasibility study 2012.

Galukande et al.

Galukande et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:292   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-292

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