This department focuses on contributing to the improvement of the health status of the people in the district so as to lead a socially and economic productive life, which is carried out within the framework of the national health policy whose overall objective is to reduce mortality, morbidity and the disparities therein.
Wakiso District has seven (7) Health Sub Districts in Entebbe, Busiro South, Busiro North, Busiro East, Kyadondo North, Kyadondo South and Kyadondo East. The district has a total of 104 Government aided health facilities of which 67 are purely Government and the remaining 37 are Private Not for Profit (PNFPs) facilities. About 45% of the district population is within 5km reach of these facilities. However, there is quite a number of Private for Profit Health facilities spread all over the district. The district also has 2,800 trained Village Health Teams in the basic package (at least 4 per village) and about 1400 is trained in ICCM