Bulamu’s Impact: Facts & Figures

We’ve welcomed and treated more than 96,000 Ugandans at our Bulamu Supercamps. Here’s a complete look at the facts and figures that capture our impact on healthcare in rural Uganda.

2016 2017 2018 2019
Number of Supercamps 2 4 5 5
Patients treated 4,676 28,518 42,702 61,588
Patients per camp 2,338 7,130 8,540 12,318
Cost per camp $18,843 $29,994 $54,346 $71,775
Cost per patient $8.06 $4.21 $6.36 $5.41

Bumalu Healthcare’s medical impact scoreboard (through 2019)

Here’s a look at the specific healthcare services we help provide to the people of rural Uganda.

Treatment/statistic

2019

All time

Registration & general care 61,588 137,484
Angel Program 732 1,172
Cervical cancer screens 2,290 6,146
HIV tests 3,024 15,024
Surgeries 1,284 2,861
Natural births 96 196
Immunizations 1,451 4,550
Dental patients treated 3,267 6,746
Eye examinations 8,051 13,690
Eyeglasses dispensed 4,868 8,942
Prostate screens 785 1,161
Maternity services 1,953 3,019
Maama kits dispensed 640 1,500
RUMP students trained 3,347 6,044
Gynecology exams 1,393 2,138
Diagnostic tests 14,804 22,484
Total staff members 1,190 3,262
Total procedures 92,232 124,671
% to total patients 150% 147%

Bulamu’s staff in Uganda

  • Full-time Headquarters Staff: 5

  • Core Team Part-time Staff: 40

  • Supercamp Temporary Staff in 2018: 1,189

New programs introduced in 2018-2019