MR. NIRAGIRE FIDEL

IN CHARGE PHYSIOTHERAPY DEPARTMENT

Vision: To have improved quality of life to people with impaired body parts, disabled and handicapped in Kigezi region.

Mission: To provide quality physiotherapy healthcare services to all impaired, disabled and handicapped in Kigezi region.

Mandate: To carry out quality physiotherapy services for restoration of function to impaired, disabled, and handicapped people in Kigezi region through promotive, preventive, curative, palliative and rehabilitative services.

Objectives

  1. Prevention of physical disabilities which result from disease, injuries and congenital abnormality.
  2. Restore function to people with disabilities.
  3. Enable people with disabilities access appropriate appliances and be trained how to use them

Key Outputs

  1. Function of impaired body parts restored.
  2. Mobility of disabled improved.
  3. Appropriate appliances prescribed and patient trained how to use them.
  4. Patients examined, assessed, and referred for appropriate services eg. Corrective surgery, schools etc.

Best Practices

  1. Teamwork among physiotherapists in the physiotherapy department and other Hospital staff in general.
  2. Creation of special clinic for children with cerebral palsy done on every Friday of the week
  3. Identify gaps, carry out corrective and preventive measures through continuous Quality Improvement projects.
  4. Organization of the department through 5S implementation.

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