Mengo Hospital’s latest innovation is the Private Out Patients Department, located on the ground floor of Sir Albert Cook Building. It was commissioned in August 2012, by the former Archbishop of the Church of the Province of Uganda the Most Rev. Henry Luke Orombi.
POPD is a twenty-fourOne-stop centre remodelled facility that offers a quick, customer-friendly service in Professional Diagnosis, management and Treatment of medical, surgical, gynaecological & obstetric conditions for adults and children.
TARGET GROUP – the services are available to Insurance and Corporate Patients as well as the general public who can pay an appropriately higher charge.
SERVICES– The services offered include a Doctor’s consultation, Laboratory, Resuscitative Nursing care, Nutritional advice, Pre-school/institutional Medical Check-ups and Cancer screening.
Besides operating as a clinic for the sick, it offers a WellnessClinicwhere clients are seen, their potential illnesses if any, identified and managed before they manifest and cause bigger health hazards to the individuals.
The Specialist’s services available on Appointment are:
PAEDIATRIC CLINIC – For all children’s medical and surgical care; including the availability of both local and internationally recommended immunizations, nutritional advice and adolescent counseling all carried out in a child-friendly environment.
PHYSICIANS’ CLINICS – For all types of acute and chronic conditions including counseling on supportive diet and life style
SURGICAL CLINIC – For a wide spectrum of general and specialist diagnostic and therapeutic surgeries
HIV/AIDS COUNSELLING & TREATMENT CLINIC – For a private and stigma-free holistic care, counseling and treatment Free HIV testing and ARVs are available at a Consultation fee.
NUTRITION CLINIC– handles general wellness and health of all individuals and handles specific disorders for diet planning and management, nutrition education and counseling on diets and lifestyle.The visitors continue to be impressed with the facility as well as the service delivery.