Project Update: Uganda
LocationMasindi District, Uganda
Most recently, Operation Incubation donated three HEBI incubators to the Palmetto Medical Initiative’s brand new labor and maternal ward in their Masindi-Kitara Medical Center. These infant incubators are the only operational incubators in the entire Masindi District. Uganda has one of the highest infant mortality rates in the world, coming in 26th place according to a UNICEF report published in September 2012.