Mukono city councilors want hospital administrator’s appointment revoked :: Uganda Radionetwork

0

According to Deogratious Kayongo, chairman of the municipal social services committee, Wademe’s appointment did not follow the process of appointing district officials and should be revoked until the legitimate process is followed.

Mukono city councilors have asked the district services commission to revoke the appointment of the administrator of Mukono General Hospital, Fred Wademe.

According to Deogratious Kayongo, chairman of the municipal social services committee, Wademe’s appointment did not follow the process of appointing district officials and should be revoked until the legitimate process is followed.

“The appointment of the new senior administrator of Mukono Hospital needs to be reconsidered and immediate steps taken to review the appointment procedures that were not followed during the process. “

According to Kayongo, the position was not advertised as required by law. The Local Government Act, Chapter 243 gives the district service commission the power to appoint a person to occupy or act in any district office or city council, including the power to confirm appointments, to exercise disciplinary control and to dismiss these people.

However, when considering the recruitment of personnel in education or health services, the commission uses the guidelines provided by the Education Services Commission or the Health Services Commission. The District Service Commission is required to advertise the position before embarking on the selection of a suitable person for the position.

Mike Segawa, Councilor Ngandu and Ggulu Neighborhoods challenged the district commission to produce records indicating the appointment of the senior hospital administrator.

// Cue in: “This hiring was …

Attention:… the best administrators ”//

District Services Commission Chairman Hajjat ​​Sharifah Ssebunya declined to comment on the matter and referred the URN reporter to CAO-Administrative Director James Nkata.

However, Nkata declined to comment on the matter when contacted.

According to the records, Wademe was appointed in July 2021. However, the six recent appointments made by the district service commission in June of this year did not include his post, the appointments made were that of a health educator, d ” a dental surgeon, an assistant entomologist, a clinical psychiatrist, physiotherapist and orthopedist.

A senior hospital administrator provides logistical and administrative support to a hospital. such a person, according to the job description guide of the Ministry of the Civil Service, must have acquired at least three years’ professional experience as a hospital administrator.

Share.

Comments are closed.