manual filling system in uganda
Doctor's Insight

Doctor’s Insight on the challenges associated with a manual record keeping in uganda’s public hospitals.

While some Government Hospitals prefer manual record keeping systems, most private Hospitals use an electronic record keeping system – making it easier to capture information, generate reports and track their patient information when needed at any time for example Kampala hospital and others. Many studies comparing their quality do not report sufficiently on the general […]

Ministry Of Health / Patient's and Doctor's Insight

Who owns the patient / Medical file ! Is it a Hospital or Care Taker ?

Case study Old Mulago (Uganda Public Hospital ) A Medical file refers contains demographic, medical and treatment information about a patient or subject. It may be paper-based or a mixture of paper and electronic records. The medical file includes a variety of types of "notes" entered over time by health care professionals, recording observations and […]

Doctor's Insight

Doctor’s Insight on Poor Medical Record keeping in Uganda Public Health Facilities.

  Poor medical record keeping has led to a lot of innocent deaths and multi drug resistance in most of the public health facilities. It has come to my notice that 85%of the death in public health facilities. It has come to my notice that 85% of the deaths in public hospital is due to […]

It has been found that patients in public hospital face variety of problems in health sector in regard of .government hospitals, poor patients that are the major population of Uganda, are still facing problems for data keeping.
Data Management

The Poor methods of Data Management Contribute to Lack of Medicine in Uganda Public Hospitals.

  It has been found that patients in public hospital face variety of problems in health sector in regard of .government hospitals, poor patients that are the major population of Uganda, are still facing problems for data keeping. An efficient, integrated health services delivery enterprise requires the ability to coordinate service delivery across the various departments in the Hospital so as […]

Ministry Of Health

Patient Negligence is a Major cause to Poor Data Management in Uganda’s Hospitals

  When you are a patient in a hospital, you are in a very unfamiliar environment. Hospitals have a hierarchy of responsibility and a routine for patient care. They have a staff of nurses, Doctors (both Senior Doctors and student Doctors ) technicians, therapists and the administration body to carry out that routine. A nurse’s job is […]