The Nama Wellness Community Centre (NAWEC) is a not-for-profit health centre that was established in June 2014 to address the health needs in Mukono District, Uganda. NAWEC aims to complement the existing medical services by providing quality, affordable health care and education.

Services

Standard Services

  • Primary Care
  • Dental
  • Pharmacy
  • Laboratory
  • Immunization
  • Ante/Postnatal Visits
  • Family Planning
  • HIV/Testing and Counseling
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening
 

 

New Services

  •  Hematology
  • Chemistry Analysis
  • Sickle Cell Anemia Testing
  • Dental x-ray
  • Pre-Cervical Cancer Treatment
  • Safe Male Circumcision
  • Youth-Friendly Care
  • Child Nutrition
  • Ultrasound Scans

 

Growth

Since we began in June 2014, we have seen a trend of steady growth in patient visits. We attribute this growth to our quality services, affordable prices, professionalism of staff, aggressive marketing, and building of trust with community members. In 2016 we had 8,004 clinic patient visits.

 

New Initiatives

  • Lab: With a new Hematology Analyzer, Chemistry Analyzer, and Hb Electrophoresis, we will be the centre of laboratory excellence in our area.
  • Cryotherapy: With this machine we are now able to treat precancerous cervical lesions and stop cancer before it takes hold.

  • Ultrasound: A wonderful addition to our current MCH services, the ultrasound will allow us to better serve pregnant women.

  • Safe Delivery Referral: We will incentivize traditional birth attendants to refer pregnant women to safe delivery sites.