The Association of Ambulance Professionals Uganda (AAPU) Ltd
The Association of Ambulance Professionals Uganda (AAPU) Ltd, Registration number; 80020000330463, is a registered company (Limited by Guarantee) by the Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB).
AAPU was incorporated (Under section 18(3) of the Companies Act 2012) on 23rd June 2017.
AAPU is an umbrella body that brings together all Pre-hospital Emergency Medical Services providers in Uganda. We operate to represent and serve emergency medical services (EMS) practitioners through advocacy, education programs (Trainings) , coordination of emergency responses in times of disaster and conducting research, using our structures and secretariat staff that are committed, dedicated, and strive to achieve the Association objectives.
The association focuses on quality of service by the ambulance providers, ambulance training institutions, individual members, plus everyone who is enthusiastic about out of hospital emergency care.
AAPU functions as a conduit for professional development that introduces and manages professional change. It therefore scans the horizon for what is new in the profession and what is happening on the policy level that might affect the work of her members.
The leaders and members of the association have various back-grounds, experiences, expertise, and skills.
This concentration of expertise makes it very strong and powerful.
- AAPU is to embrace all Professionals working in EMS including EMTs, paramedics and Ambulance care Assistants, nurses, doctors and Administrators of Ambulance services or Emergency Medical Services (EMS).