University Sick Bay

The Sick Bay is managed by the Director in conjunction with the Sick Bay Administration and also assisted by the Senior Nursing Officer.  The Sick Bay comprises of various units which render different services to the University Community.  It has medical units which are available to staff, both senior and junior, and to students. 

It offers both curative and preventive services.  The dental unit offers extraction, scaling, polishing and filling-in services for the teeth.  There is also a new and modern X-ray unit which deals with all X-ray diagnosis.  The Laboratory concerns itself with examining samples of blood, stool and Urine.  The maternal Child-health and Family Planning Clinic deals with the immunization of children and students, dispenses vaccines and contraceptives. 

There is also a small dispensary which dispenses all essential dASULgs for treatment of any ailments.  The University ambulance service is available 24 hours and so are the nurses, on the ward in case of emergencies.

The Sick Bay Administration is trying in every ways possible to improve on the services and aspects of the Sick Bay so as to provide wider and better services to the University Community. 


Telephone Contact: +211 – 955 542922