A busy day at Herona, every month Herona offer free vaccinations for babies and children including; Polio, measles, diphtheria, hepatitis B, pneumoccal pneumonia, rota virus diarrhoea, TB, whooping cough, tetanus, haemophilus influenzae B and cervical cancer vaccinations for girls between 9 and 12 yrs.
Saturday 17th February was the official opening of Herona Hospital Limited.
Congratulations to Garvin and Rose on a very successful opening.
Thanks and congratulations must go to HHL legal adviser Godfrey Mugabi who organised the event. Godfrey and his staff visited all the local councillors from 1-5, he also contacted the Hon Christine Ondoa, unfortunately the minister was at a function in Kitgum celebrating the late Bishop Janan Luwum day, many government dignitaries who
The first donated wheelchair arrived at Herona last week and was immediately put to good use, crutches, walking sticks and baby clothes also arrived. Thank you to everyone who donated and helped send all the equipment.
Today was the first day of dental camp. 3 dental hygienists from the UK, Mandy. Carole and Carolyn along with Herona dentist Peter started their visits to local schools with their new progam to promote dental hygiene. They talked to 50 -60 children from Primary 5 and Primary 6. They begun with an introduction about teeth and went on to screen every child. After they were taught how to clean their teeth and everyone in the school received a toothbrush. They are visiting 2 scho
Power cuts happen regularly in Kisoga and can go on for a long time. At a hospital it can be fatal, in the middle of a C-section, the power goes, no oxygen, no monitor, no lights. Thanks to SR Gemma Omddii of Mantellate Sisters of Servants of Mary who connected Herona to a friend in Rome, Herona Hospital last night got a generator. The sisters have been great friends to Garvin and Herona Hospital, they have helped Garvin with his education and given Herona a scanner. Garvin w
Herona Hospital is very proud to announce they have gone from being a registered clinic to being a registered hospital, fully registered by the Ugandan Medical and Dental Practitioners Council as a hospital. Well done Garvin , Rose and all the staff.