NEWS– The Minister of Health Hon Dr Jane Ruth Aceng has asked the two people who recovered from Ebola at Mubende Hospital to become ambassadors of prevention by preaching signs and symptoms in their communities.
Minister Aceng massage was yesterday delivered at the official discharge of the Ebola survivors who have been undergoing treatment at Mubende General Hospital where they were isolated for treatment.
Minister Aceng reaffirmed that when Ebola is detected early enough, the victim can be put under treatment and they will cure so that they are able to re-join their communities.
The two Ebola patients were given proof of recovery certificates and items to use in their homes in post admission.
The Director General of Mubende Regional Referral Hospital Dr Emmanuel Paul Mutibwa who represented the Minister, thanked the team of the frontline workers who attended to patients at the Ebola Treatment Unit.
According to the Ministry of Health, the spread of the deadly Ebola disease outbreak shall be contained if the general public follows the operating standard procedures which have been issued like washing hands and restricting gatherings.