Students Speak Out On New Mulago Hospital Charges

 

Many Makerere University students are disappointed with the recently-released prices for services at the new Mulago Specialised Women and Neonatal Hospital. The students journalism@mak talked to say the cost is too high and eliminates the ordinary Ugandan.

"How will a person who sells 1kg of maize between UGX 200 and UGX 300 afford the services of millions at this hospital?" said Tumukunde Brian, a year two Journalism student.

NEW MULAGO WOMEN HOSPITAL EMPLOYS OVER 200 NEW PEOPLE

 

Over 200 people have been employed by the new Mulago Specialised Women and Neonatal Hospital, with more expected to be taken in next financial year.

Kusasira Enock, the Public Relations Officer at Mulago National Referral Hospital says all the new recruitments are support staff, while more medical staff needed at the facility will be recruited next year.

MULAGO ON THE SPOT OVER FARES AT NEW WOMEN SPECIALISED FACILITY

KAMPALA- Mulago Hospital Official was put on spot to explain how management arrived at the costs of services at the newly constructed Mulago Specialized Women and Neonatal Hospital (MSWNH).

While appearing in a Morning Breeze show on Next Broadcasting Services (NBS), Enock Kusasira the Public Relations Officer, Mulago Hospital found a hard time to justify why a public hospital should highly charge for services.

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