Dr. Peter Ntege, a seasoned medical doctor and public health specialist has been appointed as the Chief Operations Officer of International Hospital Kampala succeeding Mrs. Esme Keyser effective immediately.
Dr. Ntege has been working as the Acting Head of Clinical Operation at the Hospital and previously worked as the Deputy General Manager of the International Medical Centre. Prior to joining IMG, he worked for AAR Healthcare Uganda as the Head of Clinical Operations and Business Development, KCCA, Mildmay Uganda, and Mulago Hospital as a medical Doctor.
Mr. Andre Ackerman the chief Executive Officer of the International Medical Group says, this change comes at an opportune time when the group is dedicating its resources to become the lead in medical innovation and provide advanced and quality healthcare to all through new technologies and specialized treatment.
“Dr. Peter Ntege brings a wealth of experience in private healthcare management. His great passion and unique insight in local healthcare will be valuable in contributing to IHK strategic direction and continue to benefit the organization through these challenging times of pandemic crisis,” Mr. Ackerman said.
According to Dr. Peter Ntege, he looks forward to taking IHK to greater heights by leveraging on the existing capital investment in infrastructure to actualize the performance of new specialized medical procedures and improve the patient’s experience through refining the hospital processes and utilization of existing technologies.
In efforts to mentor staff, I intend to foster a spirit of capability within the medical profession, both on the part of patients knowing that healthcare excellence can be sought and found locally; but also amongst medical practitioners as well specialists and nurses to be empowered by the knowledge that they are not limited by technology or facility, foster a culture of ownership and accountability, and value the quality healthcare to patients, Mr. Ntege said.
“As we continue to provide quality healthcare services that meet International Standards, I am proud to say that our clients and the general public should expect those standards and encourage them to challenge us or hold us accountable to these standards,” Ntege emphasized.
International Hospital Kampala has and continues to invest in Uganda’s private medical infrastructure, equipment, experience and excellence. The hospital is home to an elite team of surgeons, operating in state-of-the art facilities with the most advanced and proficient machinery and technology at their disposal.
IHK is committed to providing the best healthcare to their plethora of patients, and have invested in new innovations, specialists and equipment to that end.
In 2015, Ceil Healthcare Limited, a Mauritius based company acquired a 90.1% ownership of International Medical Group and its subsidiary companies which include;- International Hospital Kampala, International Medical Centres, and International Air Ambulance.