Mobile Telephone Directory

Know Your Health Worker Use SMS To Get Information About Your Health Worker

The Health Professional Councils with support from Uganda Capacity Program a USAID Funded Project launched the use of mobile telephones to verify health professionals in Uganda. This is called Mobile Telephone Directory. A combined initiative by the health professional councils to fight quacks in uganda.

How it works using your mobile telephone hand set:

  1. To verify a Doctor type: doctor (space) full names of doctor and send to 8198
  2. To verify a clinic type: clinic (space) name of clinic and send to 8198
  3. To verify an allied health professional type: allied (space) full names of health worker and send to 8198
  4. To verify a midwife type: midwife(space) full names of the midwife and send to 8198
  5. To verify a nurse type: nurse (space) full names of nurse and send to 8198

Results From The SMS System:

The sms system will provide you the registration or licence status information about the health professional .

An Allied health professional is a person who attains a qualification in health sciences, registrable by the Council

For Help

For further information or inquiries;
Contact the Systems Administrator:
Mob: 0774321917

Theme :

Protecting the public and guiding professionals.