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Table 1 Uganda’s functional ICU bed capacity

From: National intensive care unit bed capacity and ICU patient characteristics in a low income country

Hospital Status Bed capacity Anaesthesiologist/ICU trained physician available
Mulago national referral hospital Public University teaching 6 Yes
Mbarara university hospital Public university teaching 4 Yes
Ishaka hospital Private university teaching 2 Yes
Lacor hospital Missionary 6 Yes
Jinja hospital Public N/A No (unit not yet functional)
International hospital Kampala Private 6 Yes
Case hospital Private 3 Yes
Uganda heart institute Private cardiac 6 Yes
Nakasero hospital Private 3 Yes
  1. ICU bed defined as comprising a bed, a mechanical ventilator, a pulse oximeter, a suction machine, and the presence of an anaesthesiologist.