UNFPA, Public Works and UBH officials had a site visit on the 10th March 2017. The purpose of the visit was to inspect the demolishing of an old building to prepare the site for a new Obstetrics Fistula Project.
Five students from the Department of Library and Information Science paid a 3 day visit to United Bulawayo Hospitals to undertake a research study on the operation of a special library. The students chose the United Bulawayo library as their choice of a special library of study. The students visited the library on the 24th February 2017, 3rd and 4th March 2017. The Principal Librarian Mr. Fambira assisted the student with their research on the functions and operations of the hospital library. The students visited the Main Hospital Library and School of Nursing Library.
United Bulawayo Hospitals and the Zimbabwe Orthopaedic Trust signed a concession Agreement on the 14th February 2017 in the Main Boardroom. The Zimbabwe Orthopaedic Trust will build a paediatric orthopaedic hospital that will cater for the Southern Region and the country. Present at the signing ceremony was Mrs N. V. Ndlovu the Chief Executive Officer representing United Bulawayo Hospitals and Mr Neil Brown representing Zimbabwe Orthopaedic Trust were the signatories to the agreement. Mr. Sithole Director of Operations and Dr Dzvanga were witnesses to the signing ceremony. Mr. Chris Rees and Mr. Msasanure witnessed on behalf of the Zimbabwe Orthopaedic Trust.