Azur Christian Health Centre is a Health Centre (IV) which was founded by Bunyoro-Kitara Diocese (Church of Uganda) – Anglican located in Hoima Municipality in the Western part of our great nation Uganda. It started way back in the 1983 as a small clinic to fulfill the mission of the church ie; Preaching, Teaching and Healing. It has developed over time into a big health facility through generous support from the Christians and other supporters both locally and internationally. It is a non-profit making Health facility that provides health care services to all mankind. The health care provided is characterized by compassion unaffected by ethnicity, socio-economic status, religion, or political affiliation or any other prejudices.
All services are delivered in a manner that complies with the requirements of the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB) and the Ministry of Health of Uganda. The health centre is always up to date with the registration and licensing by the Ministry of Health.
Below are the key principles behind the existence of the health centre;
To be the best health care provider in the Bunyoro region and beyond .
Excellence in preventive, curative and investigative health services through education, medical investigations, treatment and surgical procedures to all mankind.
Heal me oh Lord and I will be healed. Jeremiah 17:14
Godliness, Team work, Stewardship, Integrity and Respect to all mankind.
The facility is governed by a carefully selected board of governors who strictly follow the agreed upon constitution and other governance tools. It also follows a clear organizational structure.
Currently our staff team, headed by the Director stands as follows;
Volunteer staff 09
We offer a wide range of medical and social services as enlisted below.
That has enabled us to sensitize our communities on various health issues say like Reproductive Health, HIV AIDS Epidemic, Sexual Transmitted Infections, Sanitation, Proper Feeding (Nutrition) and many others. This is all done in a bid to see that people in our communities live a health life for development, progress and prosperity.
We operate from well built structures and spacious enough for proper patient care and hospitality, as well as providing a conducive environment for both the health workers and patients.
There is a well developed water and sanitation network supplying the entire unit with safe and clean water.
There is a constant power supply using the national grid power supply, two standby generators and a backup system in key areas in addition to solar.
There is a waste disposal system that enables us to keep our environment clean and hygienic.
The following departments are in place;
PARTNERSHIP AND DEVELOPMENT
The facility is in partnership with local and overseas organizations/institutions which assist us to offer sustainable services.
Below is a list of partners as of November 2015;
The facility works with other institutions to serve people especially in the cooperate world. Below is a list of such institutions;
MAIN DRUGS AND MEDICAL EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS
We can be contacted through the addresses below:
Azur Christian Health Centre
Church of Uganda (Anglican)
P.O. Box 20 Hoima,
Get in touch with the Director on: 0772482471