Intensive Care Unit

IHK runs an 11-bed intensive care unit (ICU) run by a team of intensive care specialists (including paediatric and adult intensive care specialists) which boasts the following:

  • Dedicated and highly experienced nursing team with ratios of 1 to 1 and 2 to 1 for very sick patients
  • 2 level one isolation/ barrier nursing rooms
  • Draeger and Philips life support ventilators that can provide full care to all patients, ranging from the very small new-born up to the full adult.
  • Invasive intelligent physiologic monitors that ensure improved response to changes in patient condition
  • Intelligent drug infusion devices that administer lifesaving medication to critically ill patients
  • Intelligent point of care devices for biochemical assays laboratory to reduce on diagnostic waiting times, including the AQT immuno-coagulation analyser, the first of its kind in the region.
  • Electronic beds and specialised neonatal warmers for use in the intensive care environment
  • Different types of dialysis including conventional dialysis machines and a CRRT machine enabling dialysis of patients that cannot tolerate conventional dialysis.

Our Location

Plot 4686 St Barnabas Road, Kisugu - Namuwongo.
P.O.Box 8177 Kampala, Uganda


Tel: +256 312 200 400. Mail:
Emergency Ambulance Lines
+256 772 200 400 / +256 712 200 400


Uganda’s only COHSASA accredited hospital