Money and Healthcare

I’ve realised I haven’t written much about my work on the wards in my blog posts. I’m conscious that this blog is on the internet, readable by anyone (not that I’m under the illusion that millions of people are following my blog and it’s going to go viral!) so it’s difficult to write about the … More Money and Healthcare

Vaginal leeches?!

A few weeks ago we went for a walk across the forest on a Sunday afternoon. A big group of hospital staff and students went. We had some guides from the Ugandan wildlife authority as you can’t walk in the forest without them. They are very knowledgeable and told us lots about the trees and … More Vaginal leeches?!

BLS in the jungle

There are quite a few tourist lodges up the hill from the hospital near the national park. Most tourists come here for gorilla trekking which is $600 for a permit so the lodges mainly cater for the high end market. One of the lodges within the national park was recently given a defibrillator by their … More BLS in the jungle