We provide a range of Medical Services.

General Surgery & Trauma

The team consist of three senior medical officers and three registrars including nurses and patient service assistants who are on hand to deliver daily operations in the theatres. Most of the patients requiring general surgery come from the emergency department, childrens’ outpatient and the surgical clinics. Other surgical procedures also provided are

  • Paediatrics
  • Urology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Trauma accounted for 70% of all surgical admission in 2014 and dropped to 50% in 2015.
— Director Medical Services

 

Paediatric (Child Health /Neonatal Care)

The unit consists of the Children’s Outpatient Department (COPD), children’s ward, and Special Care Nursery/ Neonatology. The paediatric unit treats babies one month old to 13 years admitted to the main children’s ward through Children’s Out Patient and Emergency Department.

The Special Care Nursery cares for sick new-born babies from birth to one month of age. The common causes of admission to the nursery are complication of prematurity at birth, birth asphyxia and Neonatal Sepsis which together account for (80%) of all admission to the Special Care Nursery.

Children’s out patient is open to all sick children through referrals from all Urban Clinics and Provincial and District hospitals throughout the Province and the Momase region.

It opens seven days a week, from 9am to 3pm daily for the week days and 9am to 2pm on weekends.

  • Children’s Outpatient
  • Review/Follow up & Specialist Clinics
  • Main Childrens Ward – Acute and Chronic
  • Sen/Susu Mama

REHABILITATIVE THERAPY/CARE

  • Physiotherapy
  • Family Support Centre
  • Counselling Services (Social, Mental, Spiritual)
  • Orthotic & Prosthetic Services
  • Mortuary
  • Biomedical Equipment, Repair, CSSD

CLINICAL DIAGNOSTIC SUPPORT SERVICES

This is a full-service laboratory that is essential to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of our critical care patients. Laboratory services are also available for:

a) Pathology Laboratory

  • Biochemistry
  • Haematology
  • Microbiology
  • Serology Services
  • Blood Grouping/X-match
  • Tuberculosis/STI/STD Lab
  • Malaria Lab

b) Medical Imaging

  • XRay – Radiography
  • Rooms
  • File Processing
  • Ultrasound screening
  • Special Investigation (IVP) Bairum – Med/Imema