Nakasero Hospital manages its in-patient services from a designated Admission desk located on the first floor of the main building and Discharge desk located on the third floor of the main building. Patients are given guidance on the admission and discharge process, and are provided with an escort to take them to the admitting wards. Each room has an admissions pack which has information on key information points for your stay in the hospital.

Nursing

The Nursing Department is run by experienced staff drawn from Uganda and the East Africa region. The specialty areas such as Theater, ICU, Maternity, Psychiatry are run by nurses with special training and expertise in these areas.

NHL provides nursing staff with frequent training to ensure quality service is delivered with professionalism and compassion. The Total Quality Control Management department runs programs to ensure consistent quality nursing care.

Special Units

Intensive Care Unit
This facility has 4 beds and is run by critical care nurses as well as intensivists who are supported by respective specialists in their areas of specialization.

High Dependency Unit
This facility has 5 beds and is also run by critical care nurses as well as intensivists who are supported by respective specialists in their areas of specialization.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
This facility has 5 beds and is run by neonatal critical care nursed and supervised by a pediatrician.

Admissions and Discharge

Admissions
Admissions are received at the Accident and Emergency department for initial assessment after which the admissions process commences in the first floor of the hospital in a designated area manned by friendly nursing staff and an admissions clerk who provide all the necessary information and escorts to the wards.
Discharges
Following discharge by the attending specialists, the nursing team together with the discharge clerks manages and guides clients through the process to ensure a smooth departure from the hospital.
NHL has a department of health education, whose staff ensure that discharged patients are well informed on leaving the hospital regarding the process undergone and instructions given.

Admission Wards

Nakasero Hospital is a 68-bed facility, with various accommodation options in a clean spacious environment with wide corridors, and security staff on every floor. The wards are on 3 floors accessed by a ramp and lift.

General Ward
This is an 8-bed ward, partitioned for privacy, and fitted with bathroom and toilet facilities.

Semi-Private Rooms
These rooms are shared by 2 patients, partitioned for privacy, with fitted bathroom and toilet facilities.

Private Rooms
These are self-contained rooms with the following facilities:
• Television
• Telephone
• Bathroom/toilet
• Sseating area/sleeper convertible
• Balcony (select rooms)

Executive Rooms
There are executive large self-contained rooms, fitted with an additional bed and the following facilities:
• Television
• Telephone
• Bathroom /toilet
• Seating area /sleeper convertible
• Balcony
• Fridge

VIP Rooms
Spacious 2-bed accommodation fitted with a:
• Television
• Dining area and couch
• Fridge
• Large balcony, in a privately enclosed area of the hospital.
• Personal Nurse