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Circumcision

Circumcision

VOLUNTARY MALE MEDICAL CIRCUMCISION

Voluntary Male Medical Circumcision is an approach recognized as an additional intervention to reduce the risk of male heterosexually acquired HIV infection and other STIs implemented as part of a comprehensive HIV prevention package. According to the world health organization, male circumcision reduces the risk of heterosexual men getting HIV by approximately 60%.

Schedule:

Lubaga hospital offers VMMC services as a static site, an outreach and camp model.

The static sites are located at the Surgical Outpatients Department five day a week (Monday to Friday) between 8:00am and 5:00pm.

The routine outreach schedule is as illustrated in the table below;

 

COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM
No. Name Of Outreach Centre Location Day Of Outreach No. Of VHTs
1 Ndeeba St Joseph’s Catholic Parish Ndeeba Every Tuesday of the Week 4
2 Busega  Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Catholic Parish, Busega  3rd Monday of every month 4
3 Najjanankumbi II St Peter’s Sub-Parish Kibira, Massajja  2nd Thursday of every month 8
4 Kabowa  St Kizito Sub Parish Kabowa  1st Monday of every month 4
5 Lungujja  Missionary Servants of the Poor, Cushmano House, Lungujja  Last Friday of every month 4
6 Nateete  St. Donozio Sub Parish Nateete  Last Monday of every month 4
7 Mutundwe  St. Charles Lwanga Catholic Parish  3rd Friday of every month 4
8 Kitebi  Mapeera Sub Parish Kitebi  1st Friday of every month 4

 

The camp model is implemented upon collaboration among the VHTs, community and the health workers. Their dates change from time to time.

Fee:

VMMC services are offered a no cost; the client is not expected to pay an amount in order to access the service.