GEC has developed a contextually appropriate model for emergency care delivery that utilizes task-sharing to train nurses and clinical officers (non-physician clinicians) to be independent, emergency care practitioners and open emergency departments.
Stage 4: Transition to Scale
The ECP program can be rapidly and affordably scaled up to meet clinical demand and transitioned fully to a sustainable component of the growing emergency care system in Uganda and a model for other sub-Saharan African nations to follow.
Health, Health Systems and Workforce Development
Health, Health Systems and Workforce DevelopmentSEE LESS
Income of Population Served: Lower-middle income
Mission and Vision
Global Emergency Care is dedicated to building universal access to emergency care in Uganda. We envision a time when no life is limited due to an easily treatable illness or injury.