Medical elective

Come to Rushere Community Hospital for your elective, and gain a unique insight into healthcare in Africa.

Ruth, an elective at Rushere Hospital, and Sister RoseYou will be working along side the staff and students in any part of the hospital, and particpating in teaching from experienced medical and nursing staff.

Placements can be organised to suit your schedule and special interests. Complete the enquiry form to find out more.

If you have any questions, have a look at our list of FAQs, visit the Rushere Community Hospital group page on Facebook or send an email to Dr Bonitta.

Notes for visitors and electives is essential reading for those thinking about being an elective at Rushere – it includes information about costs, what to bring, culture and health.

While you’re here…
Take the opportunity to experience the culture and outstanding beauty of South West Uganda and visit Lake Mburo Game Park, and Queen Elizabeth National Park.