47 – Katira District

What Are You Most Passionate About?

As I have been working as a nurse for over 19 years in rural health centers in Eastern Uganda, my greatest passion has been providing hundreds of thousands of women and girls with proper reproductive services and counseling

What Project Would A Laptop Help You With?

A laptop would go a great way in helping me to organize, store and access the many records which I am in charge of on a daily basis. For example, I am responsible for keeping the following records: tally sheets for vaccinations, Maternity & Family Planning Register, monthly summary reports, all HIV+ records including those individuals who need daily treatment, register for syrup administed to infants, the dispensing log and stock cards for medicines, testing records for all adults and children who have been tested for HIV.

Short Description Of Project

Katira Health Center provides primary and emergency medical services, including infant monitoring, HIV testing, HIV+ treatment, immunization, pre and post-natal services, and also supports a large maternity ward. This health center serves over 20,000 people living in rural villages in Eastern Uganda.

What Languages do you speak?

English, Lusoga, Luguera, Luganda, Swahili, Lunole, Samia, Ateso, Acholi, and Lugisha.

Laptopped By

Chris Carrington