Sex : Male
Marital status : Single
Nationality : Ugandan
Currently, my primary qualification is a diploma in orthopaedic medicine from Uganda Institute of Allied Health and Management Sciences- Mulago which qualifies me to be an orthopaedic officer or a physician's assistant. My orthopaedic career has been strengthened through working with various senior orthopaeeedic officers at Mulago National Referral hospital during the diagnosis and management of different medical cases. I have practiced nursing on different words around Mulago National Referral Hospital as part of my internship and I have also worked with ONES enterprises limited in malaria sensitization, health education and mosquito net distribution sponsored by ministry of health and USAID and i have worked as a pharmacy technician at different pharmacies like Galen Pharmacy in Wandegeya during my holidays.
SKILLS AND COMPETENCES
Clinical medical care, nursing, dispensing and management drugs, running pharmacies, marketing skills, excellent computer skills in Microsoft word, excel and power point, problem solving skills, teaching skills, communication skills, learning skills and excellent driving skills with a fully valid Ugandan driving permit.
Uganda Institute of Allied Health and Management Sciences- Mulago
OPM- Diploma in orthopaedic medicine
Bright Way Hill School, Bukesa
UACE- Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education
Bishop Nkoyoyo Senior Secondary School, Matale
UCE- Uganda Certificate of Education
St. Marys Child Empowerment Primary School, Kangulumira
PLE- Primary Leaving Examinations
December, 2019 - Present
Kyebando Nursing Home, Kampala
Care Nurse/Nursing Assistant
As a care nurse on this facility i am responsible for administering drugs, feeding and showering the elderly patients and also clean and make their beds. I also give counselling sessions to my patients and also manage all chronic orthopaedic conditions that they face.
Trainee, Pharmacist, Galen Pharmacy Wandegeya
I worked here all my holidays from second year to third year as a trainee and also to gain experience.
March 2018 to June 2018
Team leader, USAID’S Malaria Action Program for Districts
I was leading a team of seven colleagues in the western region while health educating the masses about malaria and I was also the driver of the campaign van.
February 2017 to February 2018
Team leader Mosquito Net Distribution Campaign
Under this campaign, I led a team of five campaign ambassadors as we travelled to various districts all over Uganda while, distributing mosquito nets and sensitizing the masses about the proper use of mosquito nets in the prevention of malaria.
As an Orthopaedic Officer in my country i assist Orthopaedic surgeons in the management of orthopaedic case like closed reduction of fractures, application of orthopaedic casts, management of chronic orthopaedic conditions like osteo-arthritis, and so many more. i also work as a nurse or nursing assistant and i can perform various nursing procedures like wound dressing, immunization, drug administration and so many more. I have excellent communication skills and i know how to work as a team, i take my work so serious and i am so proud to be in the business of saving lives.
English- fluent, Luganda-fluent
Dr. Ibanda Samuel
Senior Orthopaedic Officer, Mulago National Referral Hospital
Mr. Kayondo Andrew
Managing director, Galen holdings (Galen pharmacy)
Mr. Muhumuza John Paul
Pharmacist, Mulago National Referral Hospital
I Mugagga Ignatius, hereby declare to the best of my knowledge that the information provided above is authentic.