The School Health Made Easy Scheme (SHEMES)

Established in 1998 at the Bushenyi Medical Center (BMC), the School Health Made Easy Scheme (SHEMES) is a health insurance policy for students. It started with a few schools but has increased in membership over the years. The School Health program has served over 20 schools overall with a population of approximately 20,000 students seen annually all obtaining medical services from our centres. The key services are;

  1. General inpatient and outpatient care
  2. Dental services
  3. Eye care services
  4. Female students termly palpation
  5. Weekly school outreaches
  6. School inspection on hygiene and sanitation
  7. Laboratory Services

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