Welcome to The University Teaching Hospital

WELCOME STATEMENT FROM DR. LACKSON KASONKA (MANAGING DIRECTOR OF UTH)

DR KASONKAWith the newly elected President who has succeeded the late President who committed himself to improving the health sector in the country, the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) is very optimistic that it will continue to see a major improvement in both infrastructure development and service delivery. We are hopeful that the many challenges UTH has faced over the years such as congestion, erratic funding and inadequate medical and surgical supplies will continue to be effectually corrected  to improve health care delivery at Zambian’s biggest health facility. While recognizing that tertiary health care is highly specialised and expensive to provide, the challenge for management has been to reduce the expense for treatment abroad by offering specialised treatment at UTH. Read More…

VISION AND MISSION STATEMENT

The Vision of UTH is “to be the Centre of Excellency for health care in the country and the region by providing innovative treatment interventions through ongoing research”, while the mission statement is “To provide affordable quality health care; function as a referral centre; train health care providers; conduct research to find solutions to existing health problems and for the development of science”. Read More…