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A Report from Renate Hoare and Cassie Groves following their visit to Buluba Hospital and the latest news from Freda Carr Hospital.

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Radiographers Renate Hoare and Cassie Groves have returned home after a very successful 2 weeks at Buluba Hospital.  It was Renate’s second visit to Buluba Hospital, Cassie was volunteering for the first time.  Their report has been posted on our website.  Please click on “Renate Hoare and Cassie Groves – Buluba Hospital” at the top of the home page.

The refurbishment of the maternity unit and operating theatre at Freda Carr Hospital in Ngora, near the border between Uganda and Kenya is complete.  The opening ceremony took place recently and the units started admitting paients on Monday 2nd September.  Photographs of the refurbishment and of the openeing ceremony will appear soon.

The refurbishment was funded with a Global Grant from the Rotary Foundation and everything was planned by Rotarian Jim McWhirter, a member of the Rotary Club of Reading Matins.  This is the second major refurbishment that Jim has undertaken.  In 2014, Jim carried out a refurbishment at Kamuli Hospital.

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