The executive director of Mulago Hospital, Dr. Byarugaba Baterana, has noted that Mulago hospital is ready for the Corona Virus.
Dr, Byarugaba revealed that Mulago hospital has been equipped with all equipment need to counter the novel COVID-19.
These statements were made during the Journalists’ Hospital tour adding that the Hospital has a gazetted facility fully equipped to handle coronavirus cases.
The Gazetted facility has been equipped with 900 beds and each bed is equipped with modern breathing equipment such as oxygen masks, to avoid any spread of the virus.
Among which the hospital has increased vigilance on cleanliness and implementing the Hand Washing guideline by establishing handwashing facilities at all Hospital Entries.
Uganda has so far registered on one Coronavirus case and the person is believed to have been infected from Dubai where he had traveled for Business.