SR. AKURUT CHRISTINE.
HEAD OF NURSING DEPARTMENT
About Nursing Department:Nursing is a branch of medicine, both a science and an art which deals with the care of individuals, families and communities for attainment, maintenance of and recovery of optimal levels of health and quality of life.
Our Vision A competent and motivated Nursing workforce delivering holistic, professional and evidence based nursing care.
Our Mission To provide holistic, professional and compassionate Nursing care in a clean and pleasant environment.
Aims of Nursing
- To promote health
- To prevent illness
- To alleviate suffering.
The Nursing department at Kabale Regional Referral Hospital is composed of Nurses, Midwives and Nursing Assistants.
Currently we have a staffing of — Nurses, —-Midwives and —Nursing Assistants. They are deployed in various units under the departments of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Surgery, Paediatrics and Internal Medicine and they form the biggest workforce in the hospital.
Nursing services are offered on a 24/7 basis with emphasis on 5S/CQI/TQM approach. Nurses in the different units run a number of Quality Improvement projects such as Nutrition Assessment, Waste Management, and Reduction of patient waiting time among others.